Tag Archive | The Storm

Centrifuge

Centrifuge

Welcome to The Amulet Saga! Please see the bottom of this post for links to the other stories in this series (listed in chronological order of events, not of writing). And without further ado, I give you the latest installment. Centrifuge Rina sliced a knife across her palm and squeezed splatters of blood along the […]

Potion

Potion

The next installment of The Amulet series: Potion William held the amulet, tracing the gold letters etched in its casing with his fingers. What did it mean? What magic had been stored there so long ago? Even the sorcerer seemed surprised by the depth of its power. Not that the amulet’s original purpose mattered, so […]

Revolution

Revolution

The queen’s screams filled the room with their violence, and were answered by shouts from the army that protected the castle. Ada bathed the queen’s head in cool water. “It’s almost time, now. Just a little longer.” The queen screeched again as another contraction gripped her. Ada felt the queen’s stomach. “Very good, your majesty. […]

Visions

Visions

Visions “Dead? What do you mean, dead?” The king’s voice, cold and raspy, sent a chill through Ada, filling her with a terror more complete than if he’d screamed. “Murdered. Stabbed through the heart in his bed. I saw it. A runner will be here within the hour to inform you.” Want to read more? […]

The Forest

The Forest

Another story in The Amulet series. Enjoy the previous stories: Rendezvous The Amulet The Storm Creature Then check out The Forest “Are you mad? You can’t go into the forest!” Rina finished folding supplies into her blanket and tied it into a knapsack. She embraced Margaret. “I have to. The king will keep hunting me, […]

Creature

Creature

“I just got a report of another attack, Your Majesty.” Maury turned toward the messenger who brought the news. “Like the others?” “Yes.” “And the hunters?” “The hunting party is still out, but the last report said they lost the creature in the woods.” “Keep me informed.” The messenger bowed and left the room, and […]

The Amulet

The Amulet

Well, since I’m kinda digging the world, here’s another short story. The Amulet “I regret being the one to tell you this, but your father is gone.” William stared at his old nurse, hardly comprehending. “Gone?” “I’m so sorry, my dear boy.” The old woman held open her arms to him, inviting him to find […]

The Storm

The Storm

At last, the long-awaited companion story to “Rendezvous.” (One of perhaps many, actually. I’m having fun exploring this world, and I hope you are, too!) Enjoy. The Storm Ada gazed into the bowl at the image that shimmered in the water, just out of focus. Something was coming. Something dire. She spoke all the enchantments […]