Dark Magick Rising, Part 6

DARK MAGICK RISING (Part 6) Copyright 2016 by M.L. Rhodes Gods, make it stop! Please! He thought maybe he’d cried it aloud. Or…maybe it was someone else’s voice he heard? Someone calling his name? He couldn’t lift his head to see if anyone was there. But then he heard the voice…

Dark Magick Rising, Part 5

DARK MAGICK RISING (Part 5) Copyright 2016 by M.L. Rhodes As if in response to his fears, Wesley hadn’t gone far when another wave of nausea hit him. Bent over, his hands balanced on his knees, he drew in several deep breaths, trying to keep them slow and regular until the…

Dark Magick Rising, Part 4

DARK MAGICK RISING (Part 4) Copyright 2016 by M.L. Rhodes “Stop feeling guilty. You’re not ready for everyone to know about you, and, honestly, I’m not ready for anyone to know what happened last night either. What you did for me, getting me to the hot springs, pulling out the sword,…

Dark Magick Rising, Part 3

DARK MAGICK RISING (Part 3) Copyright 2016 by M.L. Rhodes “I’m going to get a fire started before I leave, though,” Wesley said. It was far too cold in the tent…even he had begun to shiver now. He rose and went to arrange wood in the stone-lined pit. Another wave of…

Dark Magick Rising, Part 2

DARK MAGICK RISING (Part 2) Copyright 2016 by M.L. Rhodes He spied the tent through the trees, and with Wen leaning on him, they covered the last bit of ground in silence, the only sounds their staggered breathing and their crunching footfalls in the snow. Once inside the tent, he helped…