The Hunt - Chapter OneAlfred had been looking forwards to this day for what seemed like months, although in reality the invite had only dropped through his letterbox two weeks prior. The delicate script informed him of yet another Fire-breather invading his precious land, It called for the assistant of any able bodied rider that was willing to fight for their homeland. He had always loved such events, never feeling more alive when in saddle, sword in hand.The Hunt - Chapter One7 months ago in Short Stories More Like This
He had been working with one mare in particular for little over a year, training her daily in preparation for an event such as this. Some would say He was taking her too soon, But he believed she could do it. Nordanners are known for their abilities when put against the beasts that strike fear through the community, sending a shiver down their spine and candle was no exception. She was unlike any mare he’d ever seen; two toned and absolutely stunning. Her head, neck and midsection were white; Her legs, ears and the areas around her eyes darker, a da
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An amber glow gently touched the beautiful scenery at Harmony Equestrian Center as the morning sun slowly drifted away from the horizon. It was early yet, only calm snorts and sighs could be heard from the content horses that rested in their stables.
The lodge's door creaked in a slow high pitched squeal despite Skye's obvious attempt to not disrupt the peaceful silence. She cringed as the pebbled ground made it near impossible for her footsteps to go unheard. She made her way towards the main kitchen for some much needed coffee, when sounds of frantic scratchings of pen to paper coming from the office caught her attention. Yawning she made her way over to the unmistakable cause of the noise.
At a large wooden mahogany desk a tall and handsome young man with dark brown hair roughly tied in a pony tail half gazed up at the sound of her feet dragging across the floor as if not wanting to avert his attention from the stacks of papers that lay in front of him.
"Dei, don't tell me you've be
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Through the window in my mind
as I watch from behind my closing eyes
with the joys of happiness dripping through my veins
I see charging violently,
With their eyes full on fire.
I see horses.
Brilliant bright lights blinding.
Horses, horses blinding me softly.
emitting from their shining bodies
and rhythm sounding powerfully
from large elegant hooves.
Bright, shining light
from their glowing silver bodies.
from brilliant black outlines.
Freedom ebbing from pulsing veins
reverting back toward my gaze
feelings of wonder.
bright and shining,
free and wild.
They gallop from within my weak grip
And disappear as I awaken my eyes
To view their full, great beauty.
But they have gone.
They have flown.
Stretching out powerful strides
running from this mist,
that surrounds me.
They have gone.
Left me alone.
They were horses, horses
Free before my eyes.
On fire with beauty