The Oldest Story (The Wild Man, Season 2)

(Previous episodes are here) Mirabelle had faced darkness and all its nuances but this represented a new stage in her journey. She shuddered but kept on walking down into the bowels of the earth. The djinn, a race of elemental beings who waged a guerilla war against the Caliphate and The Crow King, the Dwarven … Continue reading The Oldest Story (The Wild Man, Season 2)

House Of The Jinn (The Wild Man Season 3)

  Once upon a time, Ahmed came back to the fire with a brace of birds, their plucked corpses swinging from his clenched fist as he grinned through a mouthful of broken, yellowing teeth and uneven beard. He tossed them to the dirt and turned his head to spit. The scimitar hung from his left … Continue reading House Of The Jinn (The Wild Man Season 3)

A New Reign (The Wild Man, Season 3)

(Previous seasons are here and here. If you have liked this series, please share it because obscurity is overrated)   Eilhu, I write this without expectation you will read it. The control I have is slipping away as my body is changing and along with it, my thoughts are rebellious and demonic creatures now. Paul’s … Continue reading A New Reign (The Wild Man, Season 3)

Have You Seen Your Heart (The Wild Man Season 3)

Once upon a time, Eilhu awoke from a thin, restless sleep. Beloved had pointed to a stack of cushions and told him he could sleep there. Her tone was light, but authoritative as she peered through the open door, cautious of more visitors. Her braids fell from her skull like vines as she shook her … Continue reading Have You Seen Your Heart (The Wild Man Season 3)

THE WEIGHT OF EVERYTHING (THE WILD MAN SEASON 3)

(Previous episodes are here and here. Please read and share)   THE WEIGHT OF EVERYTHING. Once upon a time the call to prayer awoke Mirabelle. The clean certainty of faith rang out, the notes rising into the sky like morning birds. Shimmering sheets of heat crashed against her skin like waves on the shore, and … Continue reading THE WEIGHT OF EVERYTHING (THE WILD MAN SEASON 3)