Far Fetched Fables No. 99 Julie Frost and David Steffen

First Story: “Unraveling” by David Steffen


(Originally published in the July 2014 Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine.)





He passed from his study to his map room. One full wall of the room was covered in a map of the world. A red light pulsed in Michigan. That’s where the alarm had happened. On his own turf, where no other weaver had been known to establish themselves for two hundred years.


From the drawer he pulled out smaller maps and found the glowing light there. The address was only a hundred miles away from his own house. A quick Internet search found that the address was registered to Hilda Freitag. Of the dozen weavers in the world who could make a soulbox, she was the most crafty. No one seemed to know her age, but Cavendish suspected that she was the oldest of them all. She had already been powerful when Cavendish was raised up some six hundred years before. He... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy