It was like someone flicking tiny bits of sandpaper away from her skin. Feather by feather, it didn’t feel like much, but as Kirito worked her wing relaxed, like a hand that’d gripped a sword too long. Continue reading
Hopefully this is actually more subtle, because it’s less subtle – you can tell the oranges apart.
Based on comments on the Citrus pair, I picked out shades of orange that were not quite so close together as the yellows, and silver-lined orange for the outlines.
Also, the yellow is frost jonquil, which is a very slightly green yellow.
Hopefully this is classy orange. 🙂
“Getting adopted does seem to add a few levels,” Kirito agreed. “Lucky for all of us, in that mess with Pollista. She outleveled almost everyone but Klein.”
“Just Klein?” Asuna tapped her claws on the table, slowly. Continue reading
A/N: Felt like putting a smidge more of this up; trying not to put up too many spoilers ATM, though. Given a lot of people haven’t yet seen the anime.
“He’s right, you know.” Kibito kept his voice low as Kurusu moved away from Ikoma’s bunk. The younger bushi’s ears were good, and sometimes he thought the Kabaneri could hear a bat whisper. “You do need sleep.” Continue reading
“I’ve never yet found lore that explains why the blending of human and dragon blood can be so incredibly different when the human outweighs the dragon. Humans are furred creatures, not feathered; you’d think if dragon scales gave way to anything, it would be fur. Which would make draconics look like werebats who got into a dye vat, so perhaps that’s for the best….” Continue reading
I wanted something bright and cheery.
“An albino….” Kirito leaned over her shoulder to read the page, eyes widening. “No. They didn’t.”
Asuna stifled a snicker. “They did.”
“But… smoke, it’s living in a volcano, scorch marks-!” Continue reading