The Tales of Esfah (short fiction)

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The Tales of Esfah (short fiction)

The Rise of Sshkkryyahr the Dread Pt. 2 of 3 Wrath of the Drider Tonga stirred the fire with his stick. Cinder and ashes leapt skyward like fireflies and illuminated the bearded faces of his friends Fhurg and Mowgathon. Technically, Mowgathon was his brother’s friend; Churloch’s life had been another claimed by the vagha-morehl war….

The Tales of Esfah (short fiction)

The Rise of Sshkkryyahr the DreadPart 1 of 3The Dark Deal Year 96 of the First Age Krak-kow! The lava-elf’s carbine erupted in a flash of light and the haze of blue smoke as he pulled the trigger and cackled. “Another,” he demanded, tossing the long-gun to his subordinate so that it could be reloaded….