Monthly Archives: August 2010

Bandit Trouble

Part 7 by Grugzug Rick Wayne brushed his grayish white hair out of his face, then his hand over his eyes to block the Sun., as he watched people move in the distance. They had left the city earlier, it … Continue reading

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Thy Government is Lieing to Ye

Part 6 by Fellstorm The other three leaned in close, eager to catch the pearls of wisdom Rick was about to drop. Rick glanced over both shoulders, then lowered his voice to a conspiratorial whisper “Okay, my buddy Buck who … Continue reading

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Friends in High Places

Part 5 by SamIam And then, back where things were outside the courthouse: “Mind you, judge Jake, them thievin’ ghosts may be back, and it wouldn’t look good for yer judgeship over the county if these lot couldn’ go route … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

Part 4 by Rory Meanwhile… The figure stood there unmoving. It looked up at her, but she still couldn’t tell if it was male or female. Or young or old, for that matter. Coming or going. Friend or foe. Its … Continue reading

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Rick Joins the Party

Part 3 By Grugzug “Shoulda let me hit er.” Roderick said his arms now crossed. The group looked towards the courthouse as what at first appeared to be a well-dressed man walked out; as they inspected him closer, they noticed … Continue reading

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The Thief Off

Part 2 by Shootthesea Suddenly, the bar was all but silent. Everyone had turned to face the band, Roderick’s fist was still on the table, between his beer and Grumblepig’s chicken bones. The other patrons glanced at one another shrewdly … Continue reading

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A Most Unexpected Elf

Part 1 by Artemas Richardson

Nynalama Tanduri guzzled from a pint of beer and propped her feet up on the table. Her filthy boots dropped clumps of dirt all over her placemat. Her three companions hunched protectively over their appetizers. She was not the sort of elf they were expecting when they placed the ad. Elves were supposed to be gentle and giggly and wistful creatures with a deep connection to nature. This one was rude and pushy and downright dangerous-looking. Not that they were profiling just because she was… dusky, mind you. It’s just… She was missing half her ear on the left side and the one on the right was chock full of earrings all the way to the top. Her clothes weren’t very elflike either. They were decidedly… more urban. Hip-hop would have to be invented ahead of time to explain most of her fashion choices. One arm was done up in a long sleeve tattoo of black snakes and the word “fuck” was written across the knuckles of the other hand. She was a real tough cookie. Continue reading

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