Jordyn Blanson is a writer and artist who grew up dreaming of fantasy, adventure, and distant worlds. She believes representation matters and strives to portray vivid and complex characters, as colorful as her imagination. See her previously published short story “Iyanuoluwa, Mercy of God” in Fireside.
Her father’s great dynasty, sacred to Amun and guided by the hand of the gods, stood shakily on those scrawny legs.
This body is tired and hungry. But the beating of a strange heart keeps me awake.