Storytime as Moons Rise – a short story

A short fiction set in the World of the Everflow. This is a tale of a veteran meeting with his small village’s youth.

Stumbling towards Sheljar

It’s been a few days since that awful incident at the shack. They’d left some people dead, with just piles of stones on them and then moved on to the west. Crazy Rohan cast his lot with the escaped goliath Piyu. Teegan was not going to abandon her brother and Master Kellamon could be guilty…

Estrella was as Common as they come

“Here, fix this,” Estrella’s brother hands her an axe. It takes a few moments and the large chip is gone. “Done.” Others have these big powers, they can do things. Baboli can predict the weather and make flowers bloom. That’s so useful.¬†Femmo does fun little things with fire. He helped clear a new field. It’s…

Teegan’s last day at home

Korlot is a small walled town along the hillside in the Lothian Highlands. Every morning Teegan and her little brother leave the Upper Gate with the handful of goats their family collected. They head out to the managed clover fields with their fences. The family cannot dedicate time to herd goats, not today. Dad will…

Chasing Piyu

Finding this one was going to be trouble. The rough lands towards Telse along the Bell’an Range¬†is a good place to hide. Getting into the unclaimed hills is a way to avoid the Crinth-Aszel war and, probably more importantly, a way to find evade capture. Some rush to the front, where the number of Aszel…