Between Two Worlds

15.3 The Guardian of the Tome

Drip. Drip. Drip. Her eyes fluttered open. Athena lay on the floor, her cheek pressed against the cold, dusty stone. Her gaze wandered off to the corner where droplets fell from the ceiling. The steady rhythm would've roused her gently, if not for the unpleasant, musty odor coming from the collected puddle beneath. It must’ve pooled for a long time. She poised herself… Continue reading 15.3 The Guardian of the Tome

Arc 2 · Between Two Worlds

9.4 Mercy (Part 2/2)

#potentially triggering content #impliedsexualassault #bloodstains #bruises ******************************* Note:I have gone back and forth whether I should scrap and rewrite this part of the story. Ultimately, I made the decision to leave it. Writing this has been incredibly cathartic. I lived and worked closely with families in neighborhoods like this. I need my own space to… Continue reading 9.4 Mercy (Part 2/2)