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Goda’s Slave – Chapter 40: Gateless

Goda’s Slave – Chapter 40: Gateless

“Goda!” Kanna stumbled through the sand, took off towards the flock of soldiers that had arranged themselves around the truck. Her muscles fired on their own as if they had been shocked with some electric current. Her breath shot out into the cold air like a self-made haze, but the sun nonetheless beat down hotly …

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Goda’s Slave – Chapter 36: Delusions

Goda’s Slave – Chapter 36: Delusions

Kanna could no longer fully recognize her own name. The shape of it had morphed, though she couldn’t tell how because all the glyphs were the same as before. She had read them over and over on that crumpled sheet in her hand, but on every pass, they seemed to lose more of their meaning …

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Goda’s Slave – Chapter 35: The Divine Game

Goda’s Slave – Chapter 35: The Divine Game

A forked tongue made of stone brushed the side of her face and her gaze spilled into the spiral below her, which turned like a drill digging endlessly into the ground. The whining in her ears evolved into grinding, and she felt the vibration of that drill shaking through the very core of her bones. …

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Goda’s Slave – Chapter 33: A Small Death

Goda’s Slave – Chapter 33: A Small Death

Goda’s mouth still tasted faintly of smoke. Most of the scent had been washed away when Goda drank from the flow of the river, but as Kanna leaned in and tasted deeply, she could sense an edge of charred earth on Goda’s tongue that hadn’t faded away. Had she been in her normal state of …

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Goda’s Slave – Chapter 32: Autophagy

Goda’s Slave – Chapter 32: Autophagy

The truck coughed, spat some smoke. All at once, the mass of people pushed forward, jostled against the sides of their rig and against each other, because they were all swarming towards the priestess who had appeared outside the train. A roar of voices exploded all around them. There were so many that Kanna could …

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