I don't write much fiction on my blog. People want short. People want precise. People want to come here and find something to which they can relate. And, did I mention they want all that in the first sentence?
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Wind whooshes through my lungs as my weak legs carry me. Through a snarl that was once a field. Down an embankment. My boots sink into mud along the rim of the Mississippi. The sucking sound doesn't diminish her shrieks.
Twelve times you've failed me! Don't fail me again, or your soul will rot in the realm of the Forgotten!
I feel her breathe on the back of my neck, and I quicken my pace. Around the next bend, I used to keep a launch. Hidden, for when I wanted to carouse with my men. I tear through vines by the light of morning-pink sky, her specter a hex. A curse.
She is a harridan, my wife.