Shannon Peavey is a writer and horse trainer from Seattle, Washington. Her work has appeared in Apex, and Urban Fantasy Magazine, and The Masters Review and is forthcoming in Lightspeed. She can be found online at shannonpeavey.com on Twitter @shannonpv.
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.