Featured: Imperial Twilight
Death of an ImmortalJoe’s heart began to beat faster when he finally found the immortal’s grave. Centuries ago it had been a well-known oracle, yet now Joe had sought the Greenwood for over a week before he chanced upon the white temple. The roof that must have been blue, was covered in greenery pushing the panes into chaos. That was likely the reason Joe had had such trouble finding this place. That was usually the easiest part of his job. The harder part was getting in and out. Most graves of lords and ladies were hidden away in catacombs under great keeps with guards at every door. Over the years he had learned his trade though.Death of an Immortal by ImaginaryMdA
Earlier Joe had been a petty thief, stealing what he could. He had cut purses in crowds, made off with pies and fruits of merchants in the marketplace, crept into homes at night. One night he had been unfortunate and a sleepless girl, no more than 5 years old, had caught him with the cutlery in his hands. The girl had screamed, but only until his knife had cut her v
BASIC Lessons: IntroductionsThe bell in the tower rang out across the academy as I rushed to my next lecture.BASIC Lessons: Introductions by thornach
Damnit, damnit not again! Where my only thoughts as I picked up my speed from a jog to a flat out sprint. The final bell was still resonating through the hallways as I turned the corner into my current classroom.
"Areo!" was the first thing I heard once I passed the doorframe, and with the cast still burning in my mind I swung my arm up in front of me summoning my own burst of upward air to deflect the incoming projectile.
It likely would have been best to simply dodge the object, since the resulting blast of wind I called on not only knocked me on my ass but threw me a good five feet back out the door I came through.
"Please move to your designated seat, Drayton," the professor called out to the hall, "and despite having the reflexes to dodge a simple pebble, that does not excuse your tardy and I expect to see you after class"
"Understood," I mumbled as I picked myself
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