Monthly Archives: October 2015

A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety-five

“She has a right to know,” Nashtra reminded him, his voice calm yet somehow also insistent. He turned to Cerys and explained, “You know that all plants breathe with a life of their own. Whereas most of them are good … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety-four

It was not the traditional dirt or brick path that they were used to seeing, but a long, winding line of grass between the thick stands of trees. It looked as though tiny stars rose out from between the leaves … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety-three

“Poisonous mushrooms, to begin with,” Lord Ridley told her. “You might not want to touch anything, really, unless you are certain that it’s safe. Once we get to the villages, it is a bit less dangerous.” “They prefer to have … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety-two

They sailed on, and crossing the lake took them a little more than another hour to complete. The light of the Sun was dying away by the time the other shore came into sight. When at last they came into … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety-one

“It’s probably too bright for out here,” Nashtra told her when he saw the way the bat wriggled its head a little bit, but kept its face hidden from the light. “Really, it should be asleep right now.” “But I … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Ninety

“They don’t bite,” Nashtra told her. “Most bats don’t have an interest in meat or blood,” Peter reminded her. “This one looks like it’s hiding its face from the daylight.” “Can I pull it off?” She asked. “Can he fly … Continue reading

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A Modern Legend- Page One Hundred Eighty-nine

The surface of the lake rippled and sparkled in the dying sunligtht, and the boat swayed gently on the small waves. The party sat on the deck and ate some of their rations while the wind push the boat across … Continue reading

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