So, we’ve begun gaming (D&D) and I am playing the character I had mentioned in a previous post. It’s been two sessions and I only barely got a feel for him. Then, out of the blue, backstory was being written in my head. Unbidden! It didn’t help that I was at work when it struck. Luckily I grabbed a pen and some paper and jotted down what I could.
It was big thing for me. Not only am I fleshing out this character even more, but it has been some time since I’ve written ANYTHING. Writing has always been something I’ve done. Something that I love to do.
So, if you happen to be curious why not read what is below the cut. It’s just shy of 500 words and is very rough. Like I said, backstory! What makes him tick without getting into the nitty gritty with his current companions.
So the past few days here in the Midwest have been windy and chilly. Not to mention we had sudden rain and some amazing lighting. A little out of season and worrisome but beautiful nonetheless. Though, as I heard, not too strange. I mean, common enough to have an interesting name:
Witch of November.
Sounds rather cool to me.
The night before the winds whipped through the state I had an odd dream. If you remember my mentioning I rarely dream, so this was another big thing! In the dream I was getting ready for someone’s arrival. I was giddy and nervous. I was doing things only reserved for special events. Then I woke up.
Now I told Grendal about it and he seemed curious. I told him it may have something to do with Odin. The last dream I had was Odin telling me he would return. Months later not only does this dream happen, the heavy winds showed up on a Wednesday, and we had a large number of crows in the neighborhood just hanging out in the trees near our property. The crows themselves were odd because they were completly absent from the neighborhood during the summer.
I don’t know what’s happening or going to happen, but someone is on their way.