When Blood Falls
Defending against the demons of the Deep has long given Tyr Og’s brethren purpose. When Tyr’s mother is robbed from him during childhood, he loses his will to live. Now, filled with rage and regret, Tyr hungers for a worthy death to bring an end to the futility of his life. In a short tale of blood and self-loathing, Tyr seeks the most honorable path to finally join his mother in the afterlife.
The Witiko’s body was beyond mutilated, laying in the desolate tunnel in bloodied pieces. Tyr turned from the demon’s corpse to face the red-headed man, half his size and drowning in red robes, approaching in the dim torch light.
“Stuhia?” Tyr wrinkled his head in confusion. “What are the dragon ……