Also magical, in the most deliciously dark and twisted ways, are this weeks entries. I can't thank you all enough for contributing them.
Our winner is RR Kovar with Damned Blessing: I love the tone of this piece. So cynical and yet matter of fact. Thank you!
And the tome has come down from the window ledge and given forth new words.
The usual rules apply: 100 words maximum (excluding title) of flash fiction or poetry using all of the three words above in the genres of horror, fantasy, science fiction or noir. Serialized fiction is, as always, welcome. All variants and use of the words and stems are fine. You have until 11 p.m. (U.S. Eastern time) Friday, September