Vivi, meet magic: Ch1 - FireMore Like This
'Help! Help!' screamed Vivi as he ran through the long grass. Vivi is 7 and at 4' 1", the tall grass was pretty big and kind of scary. Add the fact that he was being chased by two Fang's and you can understand why little Vivi is scared. He ran and ran for what seemed like miles, constantly screaming for help, but help didn't come.
Running and running. More running. The constant sound of charging Fang footsteps behind him. It almost felt as if the Fang's were breathing down his neck. As he ran, he gathered up the bravery to look behind him to see where the Fangs were, but as he did, he caught his foot on a branch and fell over.
He opened his eyes to see a Fang growling at him. It was about a metre away from him and looked like it was ready to pounce on him. Vivi's mind went into overdrive. 'What was it Grandpa would tell me? What was it? If only I could rememberů'
'Fire. Most wild creatures hate fire.' That's what Grandpa Quan had once said. Vivi could remember that lesson, taught one n
Vivi, meet magic: Ch2-ThunderMore Like This
It had been two weeks now since Vivi had first cast 'Fire' on the Fang's and he was quickly getting the hang of it. He had ran home to tell him Grandpa Quan about it and Grandpa had encouraged the use of it, using it in every possible situation. On an average day he would use it to start the fire in the morning, scare the bugs away after breakfast, heat the stove for lunch and start the fire again in the evening.
Vivi had learnt more about casting it as well. He could now create a reasonably large flame just by thinking it now, rather than having to actually announce it. He had also learnt that casting drained his energy. Too much casting in too short a period of time and he would fall asleep, with rather scorching consequences Vivi found out.
Recently, Grandpa Quan had started mentioning different famous mages, known for either fighting dangerous beasts or astounding crowds with great magic tricks. One of Vivi's favourite tricks would be where the mage made lightning jump between two