It is dark, the constant noise of heavy rainfall from above fills the forest. While the foliage of the trees is so dense not much of the rain comes through it, water is dripping from the leaves, just enough to make the undergrowth moist. People rush home as fast as…


That’s a good question…” the calm man agrees with a piercing look towards Hákon. “Wasn’t there a ledger, or something? Or a daily report about you departing for water? And how could you kill that many people… and guards… alone… at your age… no offence Hákon

They accused me of…


The calm man cynically comments, with a smirk on his face “I’m not surprised, even I don’t remember anything like this, and I’m not even in amnesia.

Hákon sighs “So this group excavated an area near the shores of Etmer and I was a worker there at the site. They…


Okay then, just asked.” the calm man apologizes half-heartedly.

What is the explorer’s league?” the girl asks

Guild of explorers.” Hákon corrects her. “It is a continent-wide organization. They are exploring uncharted territories, mapping areas, searching for relics, artifacts, information of the past… They are present in every county, they…


FOOD” the one with the spoon yells as they arrive at the bottom of the stairs. They start walking from cage to cage, throwing some kind of sticky balls into the cages from the cauldron with the large spoon. It’s brownish color and weird texture hints at many things, but…


When will we eat? I’m hungry.” the brute changes the subject as it was the most natural thing ever. “Without proper food, this journey will be a very bad one.” he states out loud.

Good to know your biggest problem is food right now, you should tell the wuja girl…


Out?” she asks with her crying stopping for a moment as she starts to shake through all her body.

Yes, you were very aggressive with the guards when they were putting us on the boat. So they knocked you out.” the old man let’s out a light laugh.

The girl’s…


A girl’s eyes pop wide open. The first thing she glances are wooden boards above her. “Where am I? What…” she jumps up startled only to realize that she’s in a cell. More like a cage, with at least ten similar cages next to her in each direction, and another…


Anna walks out from the kitchen still chewing something “Yes? What can I do for you?” she asks “Oh sorry I haven’t finished my dinner yet.” she apologizes putting her hand in front of her mouth.

Oh no problem at all” Felix says her in an easygoing way, waving his…


Felix’s listening in awe “Why don’t I remember learning about them?

Because they are not monsters, nor beasts, so they are not our problem.” Wymond replies

Felix rolls his eyes again, and thinks for a moment “Then where have I heard about them?” he wonders.

Well… in myths and bedtime…

Essence The Story

A peculiar and unique fantasy story.

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