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A Hero's Journey: The Next Step

Rohane wove through the corridors of Meridell Castle, occasionally glancing over his shoulder. He paid no attention to the wall hangings, the portraits, or the suits of armour that he passed in his flight, intent on moving as far and as fast as he could...

by precious_katuch14
The Chocolate Ball

Alternai looked in the mirror and hardly recognized herself in the reflection...

by kaitlinhoneybee
Star Light, Moon Bright, Take Flight

Shadows cast by the roaring fire danced along the walls of the room. Old tapestries and cracked stone came to life with the war of light and darkness...

by neoghia
A Poogle Racer I'll Become

Haven't we always wondered how and when the Poogle Racers became, well, Poogle Racers?

by x_mystichorse_x
 
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"Star Light, Moon Bright, Take Flight" by neoghia
Year 13, The Month of Storing Shadows cast by the roaring fire danced along the walls of the room. Old tapestries and cracked stone came to life with the war of light and darkness. The room smelled of smoke and cocoa. A mature Draik stood before the enormous fireplace and peered in at the flame. His golden scales shone in the light. Behind him, on the long couch, a small Xweetok boy lay curled and fast asleep. The Draik, Sendore, was restless despite the late hour, for his thoughts had turned sour when the young prince fell asleep. He looked back at his young ward, who was breathing heavily in his slumber. An empty, overturned mug lay next to him. This was supposed to be a simple job, just to get me by for a while and here I am two years into caring for this boy all alone. And what about the crown? How can an old pirate act like a king... or raise one? How can I be like a father when I never knew mine? He shook his head as if that would clear the thoughts from his mind.




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