- Silver James | @SilverJames_
- Bill Engleson | @billmelaterplea
- Rafe B | @etcet
- Annie Moon
- Sheilagh Lee | @SweetSheil
- Siobhan Muir | @SiobhanMuir
- Eric Martell | @drmag00
- Jo Hawk
- Louisa Bacio | @Lousiabacio
- David A. Ludwig | @DavidALudwig
- Mark A. Morris
- Kel J. Heinen | @Aightball
- Joe Hesch | @JAHesch
- Ever Addams | @EverAddams
- Robin Abess
- Cara Michaels | @caramichaels
Eric Martell | @drmag00
Cara says: What an adorable concept. I love how Dad goes all in to help his daughter catch her imaginary friend, without caring how silly it might seem. He goes the extra mile(s) to make his daughter smile, but I love that she's been trolling him all along.
Kel J. Heinen | @Aightball
Cara says: I'm becoming a bigger fan of your Reaper world, the more I read of it. It's not all gloom and doom, and I am especially fond of these zanier moments. Horace is a delight in this scene… not at all what one might expect of The One True Death.
Ever Addams | @EverAddams
Cara says: In an instant, Skuld goes from mini-huntress to mini-animal tamer, and the result is hilariously adorable. The bemused reaction of her father—all too used to his daughter's 'charms'—you can really feel that amused frustration, especially in the final line.
David A. Ludwig | @DavidALudwig
Cara says: I enjoyed the concept of this world tremendously. I wouldn't ever say I was a fan of Sailor Moon or the other Magical Girl anime, but I'm familiar enough with them to appreciate the ridiculous costumes, transformations, and—my favorite part, of course—super powers. What took this to another level though, were the details of the girls' adversary. This 'dog' sounds like something out of Hellboy or other supernatural monster movie/comic. And then there's the ominous 'darkness' going around and turning poor pups into acid drooling nightmares.
Esmeralda clenched the Crystal Arrowhead in her fist and took a deep breath. The darkness had never attached itself to an animal before. How was she going to calm his spirit to seal the breach? Before she could transform into the magical archer, Vedania, she felt a tug on her sleeve.
“Can I help you catch him?”
It was the sophomore, Coco, clutching the Crown of Heaven with hope shining in her eyes. Esmeralda gave Coco the Crown last week to save both of their lives. Still, it bothered the senior how much the younger girl enjoyed turning into an elf and saving the day. This wasn’t a game.
“Any idea how we do that?” Esmeralda dodged the question.
“Yes!” Coco slammed the crown on her head.
In an instant the underclassman’s stupid pigtails fell off, her ears became pointed, and the Crown transformed into a halo. Now the magical saint, Oaklie, was dressed in a floofy gold party dress instead of Coco’s school clothes. She even loved their sickeningly girly costumes. This wasn’t dress up, either.
“Douglas loves scritches behind his right ear!” Oaklie pointed ahead as wings of light sprouted from her back.
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