The Steller’s Jay–X– \”The Pit\”

The storm had blown itself out and now only a trickle of rain fell as Folwor and Penny followed Daniel under the sopping leaves. The deluge had made the forest more swamp than woods, thick mud having replaced the soft soil which slowed them down. That didn’t stop...

The Steller’s Jay-IX-“The Battle”

Rain dotted the lichen encrusted stones beneath Penny and Folwor as they stood, tense, before the ensemble of Cull. Thole, inhabiting a massive bear, stood before the others, his matted fur slick in the increasing downpour. “Will you yield?” he said. “What do you...

The Stellar’s Jay-VIII- “The Cull”

“It’s gotta be around here,” Daniel said. He shoved an obstinate branch out the way. They had been hiking for almost two hours now after the run-in with The Cull and still they hadn’t found any sign of the strength stone. “Keep searching,” Folwor said. “Yeah,” Daniel...