Dragonslayer's TwistDragonslayer's Twist
Smoke filled my nostrils as I took a deep breath and looked around at the halfway burnt down town. My sword swung idly from my side as I strolled into the inn; inside soot covered villagers were yelling about a dragon destroying their town and what they should do about it. The town's elder rubbed his wrinkled forehead and finally stood saying
"Please good people please silence," and everyone did; so he continued "It is obvious that we have two options one beg the queen to forfeit some knights to our cause or two we pack and leave."
Again chaos broke loose as the villagers heard what they thought was their only o
A Summer in Scales A Summer in ScalesA Summer in Scales1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
Accidents can cripple, hurt, and cause destruction. Well a little known fact is; accidents can also reveal secrets dark secrets. Some secrets we keep to save others some we keep just to save our reputations.
Then we have secrets that are kept to protect ourselves from serious harm. I learned this the hard way; now here I am standing before three creatures of legend. Shaking and in fear for my life just because I had an accident.
The day started off like any other day. My small suburban neighborhood was silent like it should be. The forest that was behind our community
Memory LossMemory LossMemory Loss1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
"Oh my head " I said as I sat up "Where am I?" I asked realizing that I was in a dark, damp cave. Light was shining at the end of the cave; I got up and ran towards the exit. The cave exit was very wide so I had a clear way out; outside the cave was a vast forest. The moon shone through the trees and a gentle breeze blew, the night air was warm.
I spotted a calm blue lake, I walked over and seen my reflection in the water. My messy brown hair, green eyes, and well tuned body, all looked back at me. The water was cold as I washed my face off, "Who are you?" I heard an angry female voice say. I turned around and seen a girl a
A Summer in Scales Two A Summer in ScalesA Summer in Scales Two1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
"Bent get up dude mom and dad want to get going like right now." A voice said to me through the darkness of the closet that I slept in.
Without even moving or lifting my head I replied groggily "Tell them I will be down later."
The closet door closed and I stood up; stretching from my head all the way to the end of my tail. M claws dug into the carpeted floor as the feeling of refreshment flowed through me. Kyle, the person who woke me, was downstairs talking to his parents.
"No tell him we have to go NOW Kyle just b
AngerAngerAnger1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
I was never a happy person in life but it got worse as time went on. Everyday it seemed like everyone was getting it better than me and all I could do was stand by watching. Work was a drag everyday I had to work the late shifts and early morning shifts trust me not a good combination. My boss was always a jerk greeting me everyday "Why the hell are you so late I am knocking an hour off your paycheck for today." The truth was I was never late I was early in fact.
Many people told me I should take a break and let all of my emotions come out instead of taking it everyday for "bad" things could happen. I didn't care though wh
Draconis Rock Draconis RockDraconis Rock10 months ago in Profiles More Like This
Rock 'n Roll that is the only thing that I live for. Loud music, head banging, partying it was all for the spirit of the music. My parents disowned me for my unnatural love for ear bleeding loud music. They called it trash, but I call it my life force.
Nothing would stop me from buying CD after CD of the stuff. It was funny because I would go home and my mother would yell, "JASON YOU SPENT YOUR CASH ON THAT CRAP AGAIN!?!"
I would just nod and rush past her to my room so I could listen to my new disc. I am sixteen; don't I deserve my own lifestyle different from theirs? Many
A Dragon Impulse Part 1A Dragon ImpulseA Dragon Impulse Part 11 year ago in Settings More Like This
A letter that is all it took for my life to be turned upside down. I had to make a decision between a friend and a passion. The choice between keeping that friend or destroying him.
I should explain what happened. On May fourth, 2012, dragons returned to the world. Not all people were a hundred percent human; a bloodline ran in people all around the world the world. This bloodline was of course draconic; for some reason the gene was reactivated in a bunch of random people.
Changing people of all ages, races, and gender into dragons. They are capable of speech and do not eat people for they have kept their int
A Dragon Impulse Part Six A Dragon ImpulseA Dragon Impulse Part Six1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
Time was never on my side and I thought that was bad enough. No it wasn't; because now I had to find a way to save myself or face life as a dragon. One week to reverse the dragon's "impulse"; the "impulse" was apparently reverting me to my "true" state.
I wasn't buying it . I am HUMAN and nothing will ever change that. Right now I was packing my freshly unpacked possessions I was returning home. After A night at the compound I was deemed ready to return; they thought there was no way for m
A Dragon Impulse Part FiveA Dragon Impulse Part 5A Dragon Impulse Part Five1 year ago in Settings More Like This
There was no moon to light my way as I crept around the bunkhouse. I had to be very careful not to make any noise for if the guards roaming the yard caught me who knew what would happen. Slowly but surely, I made it to the corner of the building.
I quickly stuck my head out to find two draconic guards walking and talking together. "God get out of my way you lizards," I spat under my breath. The guards were coming my way and I had nowhere to hide unless; "Oh I am such and idiot" I told myself. Backing up from the wall I prepared to charge the wall.
With all of my agility I ran up the wall to th
A Dragon Impulse Part TwoA Dragon ImpulseA Dragon Impulse Part Two1 year ago in Settings More Like This
The sun felt good on my face; slowly I crawled out of my sleeping bag. Morning dew on the ground moistened my dried hands. I quietly slipped on my shoes; suddenly something fell from my hoodie. It fluttered to the ground; I reached down and picked up the object.
I was holding a letter in my hand. It contained no name; the only thing on the envelope was a dark sword. Without even thinking I already knew who wrote the letter. The most secretive group to walk the face of the earth; The Hunters.
My hands shook as I ripped the letter open. Carefully I slipped the message out of the envelope. It read "Announcing your opi
From GraniceBackground StoriesFrom Granice1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
Love I have always felt it and known it for my whole life. Humans say dragons are just mindless beasts that go around and kill for thrill. Well my life shows just how wrong you humans truly are.
My name is Granice Shersickle and I am a light blue, water dragoness. On four legs my height is four feet, two inches. Human women don't like to tell about their age and neither do we dragoness's.
I was hatched deep in the heart of an isolated mountain range that you humans have yet to discover. Just don't think I didn't see the world as a hatchling; my mother, Brasila, thought that traveling and watc
Wolfish ChatWolfish ChatWolfish Chat1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
The young teenager typed at his computer talking to one of his best friends on Deviant Art. A smile spread across his face as his buddy FritzndDire said "Ok I got a surprise for you," the chatroom was dead except for him and FritzndDire.
Tanner typed back into his computer "Come on tell me," time pasted and a couple minutes later FritzndDire posted back. Tanner excitedly read "After watching you for months we feel that it is time to announce that you are not what you seem."
Chuckling Tanner wrote "Hahahaha funny dude come on what do you have to say to me." Again Tanner waited for his friends reply; after ten minutes he got th
Timeless War Timeless WarTimeless War1 year ago in Settings More Like This
War is always destructive on both of the opposing forces. Yet it is still needed at times; when diplomacy fails. War can only go so far though, and when both sides have taken casualties beyond what they had intended, the stakes are raised.
The war we are about to go into happened a long time ago and it almost brought both of the species to extinction. The year is thirteen twenty-four; the location is unknown to today.
What we know from this war has been presented in early documents from both sides of the fight. This war w
Slayer's Son: Prologue Slayer's SonSlayer's Son: Prologue1 year ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
A woody smoke filled the small tavern's noisy air, as the warming fireplace heated the merry atmosphere. The sweaty, bald, barkeep wiped the counter and watched the four men sitting across the room. His well rounded middle was constricted due to his dirty apron.
The four men were the only visitors, mainly for the fact that it was well past one in the morn. They sat in the far left hand corner, laughing and drinking ale, their good moods kept the barkeep happy. This was better than the usual fighting that occurred at these times of night or earl
Slayer's Son Chapter One Slayer's SonSlayer's Son Chapter One1 year ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
Light, from an open window, gently filtered down onto a mess of brown hair. The owner of this hair was hidden under a blanket, on a bed. Sighing, the sleeping lump, in the bed sat up and the blanket fell down to reveal a boy almost going into manhood.
He rubbed his tired eyes, and stretched his slightly muscled arms. When he finally managed to fully open his eyes, he looked around the room. It wasn't very big but it was enough to house him. A dresser stood against a wall, beside the door.
This was his main concern. Slowly he got out of bed and m
Hatching LoveThe sun glared down at me as Granice, a dark blue dragoness, dragged me by my paw down the street. "Seriously Granice... why do we have to go to the park today?" I whinned and she looked back at me with a smile prominent on her muzzle.Hatching Love10 months ago in Settings More Like This
My heart melted instantly when she looked at me like that. Her eyes held that wonderful sparkle, her teeth gleamed, and the love that radiated from her was more than magical. "Its for a special occasion Drackon... trust me you are going to like it."
"Fine... what is this surprise though? You have me on edge... STEAKHOUSE NIGHT!?!" I exclaimed, my stomach grumbled his agreement with me.
Unfortunately Granice shook her head and replied, "Its even better... life changing moment ahead, so be happy."
I nodded to show I understood and put a forced grin on my face. Suddenly we stopped by an icecream shop and Granice looked at me. "Can we get something to eat... I am starving." She put a paw to her stomach and held it there.
Shrugging I pulled out my wallet from
HatchdayHatchdayHatchday1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
*BEEEEEEEP* "You have got to be kidding me they set an alarm today of all days?" I mumbled still half asleep on the old green couch in my father's living room.
There went my plan for sleeping all day but they were going to have to deal with Mr. Grumpy-Dragon all day now. "HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!" screamed my little eight year old brother.
My ear fin twitched in pain from the sudden loud noise and I rolled over throwing the pillow over my head. Why did they say it was my birthday anyways? They should now us dragons are hatched not birthed like humans its hatchday to me. I settled in my new position and attempted t
Factory DefectsAfter a year of delays and red tape, my air rifle had finally arrived. I had received a phone call in the morning from the staff at the range informing me that it had arrived. All I had to do was to clear some paperwork, and it would be mine. Of course, the rifle would have to stay in the range or armoury. I am not allowed to remove the weapon by law.Factory Defects1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
Upon receiving the news, I had hopped onto the bus, and made my way to the range. I had waited a year for the rifle, and was eager to try the gun out.
When I reached the range, I was greeted by a stern-faced policeman.
"Sir, are you the owner of this gun?" He asked, as he took out a clipboard
Pendant Jake was laying lazily on his bed, holding a dust ridden book and reading by the amber glow of the lamp on his night stand. It was yet another night that he just couldn't sleep; these odd cycles of insomnia posing a greater and greater annoyance. Stirring slightly beneath the covers, he kicked them off, allowing them to slide off the foot of his mattress; landing to the carpet in a crumpled heap. Sighing, he flipped another page, guessing this would be just another night of boredom and sleeplessness.Pendant6 years ago in Fantasy More Like This
Jake didn't always suffer from these restless nights. It seemed not long ago that he would often be fast asleep, lost in his immensely ac
Uninspired -Wyvern TF-UninspiredUninspired -Wyvern TF-1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
A short story by drekian
Nick stared blankly at his computer screen. It had been days since he'd had any sort of inspiration for his songwriting and he just felt completely bummed out. His online friends had tried to make him feel better, but all in all it seemed nothing would help. He just needed some sort of inspiration to break him out of this slump.
After an hour of browsing around FA and DA and his other social networks and coming up with nothing, he leaned back in his chair and let the chat messages flood in. Someone started going on about their problems again, and he began to tune it out. He turned on some music to help h
Freedom of a DragonFreedom of a DragonFreedom of a Dragon4 years ago in Fantasy More Like This
Man to Dragon TF
Chriss alarm clock rang, waking him up. It was Chriss 21st birthday today, but he wasnt excited or happy. Chris had no family or friends to share his birthday with. His life was a mess. He had a low paying job, and he was close to being kicked out of the house he was renting.
He got slowly out of bed and got dressed. Chris walked down the cold empty hall to the kitchen to have some breakfast.
Just when he was about to open the fridges door, his doorbell rang.
I wonder who it could be... Chris thought as he opened the door.
There was no one in sight, but whoever did ring the
A 'Special' Trinket-Dragon TfOn a bright,Saturday afternoon,a young man named Ted,was walking home from work whistling to himself.Now,he loved trinkets of every shape and size,ever since he was just a child,they would always grab his attention.Ted would pick up random trinkets he thought were rare to him and picked them up.So one day,he spotted something extraordinary on the ground that was glistening in the sunlight.Ted decided to approach it and what he saw filled him with amazement;it was a beautiful golden necklace with a beautifully sharp fang in the middle of it.He finally picked up the lovely trinket,and continued his trek home with it in his hands.A 'Special' Trinket-Dragon Tf3 years ago in Settings More Like This
When Ted got
PerspectivesPerspectives - Dragon TFPerspectives1 year ago in Short Stories More Like This
The loud clanging sound of the school bell jolted Damien awake from his concurrent daydream, as it signalled the end of yet another tardy day in school. As Damien's laggard vision cleared, the first thing that his eyes focused was the look of annoyance which befell on the teacher's face. Her arms were akimbo and her irises were primed at the student which dozed off. "Young man, you are to stay back after class." The teacher snapped before tilting her glasses into position. "For the rest of the class, you are dismissed."
Within that instant, loud screeching sounds of chairs filled the classroom as the student quickl
Amulet-ed Love Amulet-ed LoveAmulet-ed Love1 year ago in Profiles More Like This
Atom dashed through the forest holding his bleeding and injured right thigh. Crashing noises came behind him signaling that the beast was drawing nearer than what he originally suspected.
"Oh why did I have to steal that amulet from the griffin in the first place!" Cried Atom in vain
Poison from the wound started to take affect on him now that his heart rate had picked up. The trees were getting closer and
Alternate AlternateAlternate6 months ago in Profiles More Like This
Low, dark grey clouds hovered over a wide, short brick building. Wind shook the few trees that stood in the small green yards that lay on either side of the two doors that made up the main entrance. A long gazebo, with a tin roof, hung over the entrance, support from two brick columns held it up. On each side of the doors, four windows peered out from the building. Orange and brown leaves blew down the street, around the numerous cars parked on the curb-side of the road.
Rustling from the leaves echoed through the eerily quiet town. All life seemed to have disappeared from the streets and outs