Taika and the Brightstone Man. Pt 2: Out from the Meadow

  Taika tried once again to create a fire. Rubbing the stick back and forth firmly down into the tinder. She had seen her father create fire many times this way, but regretted now that she had never asked for him to show her how. Her hands were blistering and raw from the effort. The … Continue reading Taika and the Brightstone Man. Pt 2: Out from the Meadow

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Taika and the Brightstone Man. Pt 1: The Girl Who Chased The Moon

On a still and clear night, two women, old and young, sat under the summer stars. They spoke the old stories of maegick in a place where only themselves and the trees could hear. For the old stories are only for the ears of women, as men often corrupt them. “Would you tell me the … Continue reading Taika and the Brightstone Man. Pt 1: The Girl Who Chased The Moon