This is an entry for the Halloween Secati event hosted by :iconShemeiArt:
I haven't written anything in so long I hope it's okay!
The moon was new and darkness blanketed the forest. Only the stars and the flickering light of seven black candles did anything to break through the oppressive blackness. The candles illuminated a magic circle drawn into the ground with red sand. The only sound came from the occasional shuffling of feet on the earth and choked sobs. As if in response to the sorrow that had come into the woodland, all the beasts and insects of the night were hidden, still, and made no sound in respect for Amelie’s tears. Her sniffles and sobs were the only thing to break the silent emptiness of the dark.
Such was the night that I came to be. I do not know if it was through the spells she was trying to call, or if it was the heartbreak that drove her to the woods in the first place, but it was soon after Amelie began to call to strange gods that I woke. I a