Written for #DiabolicalDeeds
By Lisa McCourt Hollar
Standing over the lake, Ammut held her hand out, calling forth the spirits she commanded. Flames bubbled from the surface as figures emerged, achroous eyes, blinded from the heat turning her way, sensing, if not seeing, that their Queen was in need. Adactylous beasts bowed, growling their allegiance to the eater of souls.
The creatures howled as she unleashed them on an unsuspecting world, one that had forgotten her judgment. It was time they remembered. They dragged the dead before her, their lives deemed un-pure. Ignoring their cries for mercy, she devoured their hearts, condemning their souls to eternal restlessness.
Word Count: 100