The Right Monster

by Serena W. Sorrell   In a faraway land, in a faraway place, a castle was built twixt night and tween day. The sun and the moon never moved in the sky, and so the kingdom between had both, every day. Inside this day-night castle lived Princess Kisui. She had lovely white hair and round…

Tsukimono: A Summer Nightmare Begins (excerpt)

by Serena W. Sorrell   The roar of the summer cicadas was almost deafening. Even from inside the chrysalis, though perhaps made all the more deafening thanks to the wretched space inside the crystalline cavern. Maybe their calls echoed off of the cocoon into the yet frail body curled up upon itself inside. Whatever the…

Echomancer (excerpt)

by Serena W. Sorrell   The night sky cracked, its reflection shattered. Chaya plunged into ink and silt. Needles of cold pierced her and the churning waters created a deluge of bubbles. They raced skyward, frantic. Chaya forced herself to swim deeper, away from the bubbles waltzing through starlight--away from air. The deafening beat in…