Prompt Story: Bones

The mess was impossible to follow. Cobalt pulled her sword from one of the wolves sides and beat her wings, sending herself back and up from the fight. She was still outside, and the air–lacking the stench of wolf–was refreshing. She narrowed her eyes, trying to take in the general state of things. Her people …
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Prompt Story: Making Plans

As the pack settled into the safe house, half unpacking and half locking the place down with cameras, traps and sensors, Alfonse took one of the cars and drove away, promising to return as soon as he could. Trina and Cherry were ensconced in a panic room, guarded by two pack members at all times. …
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Prompt Short Story: Convoy

It was Louie who woke Cherry & Trina, long after the sun had gone down and the moon, gibbous tonight, slithered between the stormclouds. It was going to rain, and rain hard. Trina’s first thought was that the rain would make the burial easier. Her second thought, catching up with the first, involved some swearing …
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Prompt Short Story: Cherry

CW: tiny bit of stabbyness and murder, nothing graphic described, small discussion of what to do with the body Trina stretched before her workout, langurous and slow, and flexed her muscles one by one, marvelling in the strength and agility they possessed. Months had passed since her Turning, but still she relished every movement her …
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Prompt Short Story: Failure (Interviews with a Sorcerer #9)

CWs: death, murder, accidental suicide, mention of baby death but not shown Are you picking these questions out by, I don’t know, pulling words out of a box, or something? You want a story that’s set somewhere by the ocean? Why? I suppose…I was talking about before the Fall wasn’t I, last time. And unless …
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Prompt Short Story: Failure (Interviews with a Sorcerer #8)

CWs: pain and disabilities, road accident, injuries, death I can’t believe you actually asked this one. You’ve heard all these stories, and all about how our egos are huge and fragile – including my own. And you want me to tell you, and therefore anybody else who reads whatever you write from it, about a …
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Prompt Short Story: Duty Bound (Interviews with a Sorceror #7)

CW: swearing; non-detailed talk of domestic abuse, guns, drugs, murder & assault; magical mind manipulation (not done in cruelty); mild violence and metaphorical mentions of violence; food/eating food mentions; brief alcohol mention; mention of sex  You want to know about law enforcement, then? Specifically, how does ours work, and what happens when normie cops get …
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Prompt Short Story: Love & Mystery in the New ‘Wild’ West (Interviews with a Sorcerer #6)

Alright then, so you want to know more about magical oaths. And a story, of course, always a story. You asked why the oath causes pain before death, why it doesn’t just kill. I have an answer, but you’re not going to like it. On someone with their defences down, the broken oath would simply …
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Prompt Short Story: Young Love (Interviews with a Sorcerer #4)

Falling in love…so we’re hitting the deep question today, then? Alright. It can be hard for a supernatural to love. Maybe you fall for a mundane, and either can’t tell them or have to break the rules. Maybe you fall for another supernatural, but their own kind has to come first. Maybe you fall for …
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Prompt Short Story: Vacation, Schmaycation (Interviews with a Sorceror #3)

As a sorcerer, dealing with people who don’t know you’re a sorcerer can get tricky. Officially, we’re not meant to tell people who don’t already know, or haven’t figured it out for themselves. Sure,  sometimes it’s necessary to…bend those rules a little. But mostly we stick to them. At least, those of us on the …
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