Pyrrhic


The Shadow Puppeteer from Kalabhavan
Creative Commons License photo credit: Sukanto Debnath

“I’ll tell you where the old gods are,” he said, “I know exactly where they are.”

“They won’t give up. The useless bastards are hiding all over creation in the vain hope that people might believe again.”

I smiled politely.

He stared into his beer.

“I used to grant them fire…”