Tipsy Elf

Michalina was a party girl. Party elf, in her case, but everyone in town was an elf, so the distinction was unnecessary. “Michalina, don’t screw this up,” her lieutenant said, shoving a protector’s blade in her hands. Michelina looked down at it, receiving the magic sword. It hummed softly, like Read more…

Dragon Bait

Betty was this year’s dragon bait. There was a lottery and she got picked. How about that? “No!” she cried out when they called her name. “I’m not crunchy, this wont work.” The others simply pushed her outside and threw the staff at her feet. “What’s this?” she asked, as Read more…

Immortal Baggage

What does an immortal keep with him? It’s a simple question. What do you keep as you go through the centuries? Technology? That quickly becomes obsolete. Photographs? They weren’t meant to last. Most of them fade, and they’re unfortunately too flammable to survive the inevitable housefire. Not to mention the Read more…

Digital Fang

“Bite me,” Tony said. “Okay,” Dimitri said, brought out his fangs and was tearing open his jugular before his helpless victim could even blink, let alone react. He bit down with his fangs and drank up his blood. It was warm, gooey, and salty. Everybody kept describing blood as metallic, Read more…