Midnight’s Wrath

Part 8 of 8 – 600 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. Ozzen let out a long, low whistle and Anton erupted into a fit of laughter so convulsive that he spilled his drink all over himself.  Ambroys grit his teeth and glared at theContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 7 of 8 – 1200 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. Ambroys’s eyes snapped open.  A sudden awareness flooded him as the iron pressure of Volk’s muscle slackened.  With a final desperate surge, he heaved against the soggy fur.  Volk offered no resistance.  Indeed,Continue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 6 of 8 – 1100 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. Ambroys’s chest heaved and he gulped for air as he pushed through the thigh-deep, black water.  He had only been running for a few minutes but the combination of the drag from theContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 5 of 8 – 1000 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. “Hold up now, son,” said Ozzen massaging the bridge of his nose.  “Let me see if I can get this straight.  You are telling me that something killed five Lupekin warriors, the veryContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 4 of 8 – 1300 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. The evening’s revelry had tapered off.  The dancing was done, and the fire had burned low with what was left of Berard’s bones charred among the embers.  The Lupekin lounged in slung hammocksContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 3 of 8 – 900 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. Ambroys bolted behind the bar and collapsed over a basin.  His guts splashed out against the weathered wood in great rolling heaves.  There was little but bile and whiskey in him which leftContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 2 of 8 – 900 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. Ambroys’s head was pounding even before his eyes opened.  He groaned and tried to raise a hand to the source of the throbbing to find that his wrists were bound together.  His eyesContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”

Midnight’s Wrath

Part 1 of 8 – 900 Words This work of fiction contains strong elements of horror and violence. Reader discretion is advised. The door to Crot’s Hole Tavern crashed open.  “Milton!  Get yourself over here!”  The shout sounded a long way off as though called across many miles.  Ambroys blinked and tried to clear fogContinue reading “Midnight’s Wrath”