Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 19

Part 1 Part 18 ***Mother*** 163: I’m the best there is at what I do, but what I do best isn’t very nice. Kru’Nah steeled himself, setting his face into its royal mask. He must not be surprised. He must not act surprised. He must not show surprise. Or anything else, for that matter, but … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 19

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 18

Read Part 1 Read Part 17 ***Sight*** 206: You encounter a seer. They offer to peer into your future. Kru’Nah took a deep breath and blew it out. He knew that a cloud of breath must have formed, but the blackness was so enveloping, he couldn’t see it. “What else can I do?” he said … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 18

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 17

Read Part 1 Read Part 16 ***Moonlight*** 212: In the moonlight In the starlight They walked all night To see if everything was all right   Allyandrah woke to Grandfather shaking her lightly. “It’s just starting to get light. We need to move,” he whispered. Allyandrah nodded groggily. She stretched and sat up. He offered … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 17

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 16

Read Part 1 Read Part 15   ***Acceptance*** 213: Your character is trying to get their friend to accept something. The days passed slowly as Allyandrah and Grandfather made their way south. One of the nights, they sat around the fire, grasping their mugs of tea. “We need more food,” Grandfather said. “We must find … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 16

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 14

Part 14 of my ongoing prompt-based serial story. To Part 1. ***The Light***   193: The light was hauntingly surreal.   Sasha whined and pawed at Allyandrah. She took a deep breath and stretched. Sasha barked, a high-pitched yap, and hopped off the bed. She barked again. “Okay, okay,” Allyandrah breathed. “I’m coming. Don’t pee … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 14

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 13

The continuing story of Allyandrah and Kru'Nah. To Part 1. To Part 12   ***The Way Home***   208: You did everything right, but you’re still the villain.   In the warmth of the sleigh, Kru’Nah peeled off his outer layer and set it on the floor. He glanced around, seeing no obvious source of … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 13

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 12

Part 12 of my ongoing story. To Part 1. To Part 11   ***Magic***   161: You can call it luck, but I know it’s magic.   Commander Tra’Khil had been leading the party for days into the increasing cold and snow of winter. “Apologies, sire, we had not planned on this particular course of … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 12

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 11

This is part 11 of my ongoing story. Go to Part 1. To Part 10   ***Survival*** 180: I survived the cold.   A warm nose nudged Allyandrah’s cheek. Startling, she squirmed back and shook her head before opening her eyes. The sun glinted off the snow and she was surprised to still be alive, … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 11