For the A to Z Challenge, I'm having twenty-six flash fiction pieces from my Foxwick Kingdom and its surrounding neighbors. Soon A to Z Flashes of Foxwick will be available in e-book format. You can add this to your Goodreads list here.
Bones littered the cave’s floor. Smoke trailed from the dragon’s nostrils and collected among the stalactites.
The dragon munched lazily upon a femur. Its tail swatted back and forth, sweeping the debris against the stone walls. Bats fluttered and escaped from its home. If the dragon hadn’t had a full belly, it would’ve snapped at the flying creatures. A metallic clang echoed in the cave. The dragon paused its chewing and listened.
Did the king send more men to die at its sharp claws and even sharper bite?
No, it’d knocked a knight’s helmet farther into the cave. For now, the dragon would feast and wait.