This is the ninth part in the tale. Find the prequels here:
Now the tale continues…
This tale is not like any of those classics humans are used to reading, where the hero always wins and good triumphs over evil.
No, this is reality and it turns out as dark as I deem it to be.
Now, this poor man who stumbled on to my lair in search of adventure, will be given one he could never have seen even in his worst nightmares.
There is no way back for him now, that way was shut by me, the artist that will paint his dark fate.
Rise now, my deadly minion and act as the instrument of my malice, and become a force of destruction.
Tear apart your victims with your nails, pierce them with your horns, rise now, and fear no opponent…
(Find the sequel here – Flash Fiction: Hunt and Kill )