Aha! Bet you thought I’d given up, didn’t you? Nope. This novel’s still on, even if it means only doing one hundred words a day ’till it’s finished.
I have it on good authority that that won’t be necessary, but hey, a backup is always nice.
Best out-of-context line?
“I’m not even mad,” she said softly, almost in awe. “If I ever leave something behind that messes with someone a couple thousand years later, then that’s a life well-spent right there.”
– Mel, Elf Story
Song by Motoi Sakuraba
I think, somewhere here
Amongst the remains of Sif
I made a mistake
“You done fucked up.”
– Demon, When Death Passed
Dark, cold metal rusts around me, rusts with me. The four eyes continue to prod and poke, their white not-fur flapping away.
There was a smell once. A smell of death. Perhaps they purged it.
Perhaps I’ve gotten used to it.
And there’s a crack. A widening, where the sound echoes, where I hear somewhere else. A place of wind, of green, of laughter.
Even as my eyes turn to dust in this prison, I can almost see it, smell this other world, this ‘outside’.
Is it home?
I don’t know.
But when the crack widens further, it will be.
Song by Papercut Massacre
You tried to help me
But my sickness isn’t the
Kind to be cured, right?
“Remember that death is not evil, nor is it good. It is merely an end to things…and, just as a tale must at some point end, so too must a life.”
– Death, When Death Passed
Song by The Civil Wars
But in the end, we are still