What's Good? With Halloween approaching, I am tickled to get to spotlight the appropriately frightening "Drowning" (2010, R, ~1K) by gryphonrhi in the recommendation-of-the-month project. This chilling drama of villain-on-villain violence — mind the rating — characterizes Lacroix with resonant canonicity and ruthlessly celebrates the conundrum of Lacroix as Nick's antithesis and ally.
A man whose collarbone is broken on each side does not easily draw a gun, which relieved me of one attacker. As for the other, it takes very little pressure for a vampire to break fingers, mortal or otherwise. I simply closed my hand around his on the gun and listened to his attempt to scream while inhaling.
What's New on FKFic-L? September saw three stories by one author, all from the fkcommentfic game. October so far has seen two stories, also by that author.
- "Gold Regrets" (G, 1 post, 7KB, ~600 words) by greerwatson
- "A Cup of Coffee" (PG, 1 post, 7KB, ~700 words) by greerwatson
- "The Flavor in his Mouth" (PG13, 1 post, 14KB, ~2K words) by greerwatson