“Awesome. What does that mean?”
August frowned down at the game board. “I don’t know. What do the rules say?”
It was a time when dragonflies could flutter all the way up to the moon, when the flickering of a hummingbird’s wings was faster than lightning.
It was a time when the growl of thunder signified the coming of a catastrophe, a cracking of the earth, a roiling of the seas, a shuddering of the heavens.
It was a wild time.
And into this time was born a creature that her mother called Mora.
I never found it. I never found the magus node. But I leave behind all my notes and the story of my quest in the hopes that you can put the puzzle pieces we found together and make an image that you can recognize. Maybe you can find it. Because the one thing I’m sure of is that without the node, we can go no further. Without the node, humanity will end and it will end badly.
I’d never won anything before in my life. Well that isn’t exactly true. What I mean is that I’d never won any prize this extraordinary.