Artwork by ArtOfVenus, vignette below!
page 18 and vignette at the WordPress link
Evie scouts the northern woods for a troublesome ogre. But there are other creatures besides ogres lurking in the forest!
He looked up at me with an odd expression, and then he gritted his teeth and scrunched up his face in anger. The thought crossed my mind that for a youngling, he had a face only a mother could love.
That brought to mind rumors I’d heard that goblins didn’t have mothers—at least not goblin mothers, anyway…
I shook my head to clear those unpleasant thoughts, and realized the youngling had turned his head. He was no longer looking up at me, he was looking past me. It was almost as if he were looking at someone else…
Suddenly, he yelled in a deep and authoritative voice: “SNATCH ‘ER, YA RUNTS!!”
This is page 18 of a full Evie story in collaboration with ArtOfVenus.
And watch for more with Evie soon!