A is for Absinthe

  Absinthe: anise-flavoured green spirit derived from botanicals, including the flowers and leaves of Artemisia absinthium ("grand wormwood"), together with green anise, sweet fennel, and other medicinal and culinary herbs. Considered as an addictive psychoactive drug and hallucinogen.     I, the devotee; you, bewitching elixir that kept me blissful.   Drinking thirstily from your … Continue reading A is for Absinthe

N is for Nightwing, S is for Strassemusikanter, and V is for Vaini-Choco

    ightwing is a story as old as the time itself. Everyone in Aroura has heard about the legend:  there was once a witch that could ride on the wings of the night, she would put a spell on the good people, and horrible monsters were born on them, for her heart was bitter. … Continue reading N is for Nightwing, S is for Strassemusikanter, and V is for Vaini-Choco

B is for Bestiary: Anthropomorphic creatures

anthropomorphic 1 : described or thought of as having a human form or human attributes anthropomorphic deities stories involving anthropomorphic animals 2 : ascribing human characteristics to nonhuman things “Excerpt from the Holy Book of the Abess of the Sacred Mercy…” efore the first Auto-da-fé, and the ritual purge, when the world was young, the … Continue reading B is for Bestiary: Anthropomorphic creatures