A failed teleport engine test leaves Cyan's ship surrounded by... nothing. No stars. No planets. Nothing to help her navigate. Cyan is a problem-solver, but how will she make her way home through the darkness?
Homeward Through Darkness is available in the By Polaris Bright anthology by Alban Lake Publishing.More info →
You have returned. As I knew you would. Dragging yourself through the forest to my secret place...
So begins The Hollow Place, a one-page story based on artwork by Jessica Walsh which, in turn, is based on the word "Ciste" (meaning Burial chamber or coffin made of stone or hollowed out tree)
This story is one of several of my contributions to the Subverted Fairy Project (https://subvertedfairy.com)More info →