Incantation

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic
A Novelette - The second story in The Bottle Trilogy
A spell is cast propelling a would-be-witch into unexpected chaos.

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Chapter One

Submitted: May 08, 2017

Troublesome Event Number One: The cadaver had certainly been in the hearse at some stage before leaving the funeral parlour! The ... Read Chapter

Chapter Two

Submitted: May 08, 2017

Four weeks previously: I found myself mentally pinching myself more than once as I sat on a stone bench in the old graveyard. It was ... Read Chapter

Chapter Three

Submitted: May 08, 2017

Back in Oz: The Customs' agent was counting; one, two, three, four, five, six! He waved me over for a spontaneous luggage check and I... Read Chapter

Chapter Four

Submitted: May 08, 2017

So there I was, slap bang in the middle of chaos, which had begun with small, gradual annoyances and exploded into a seemingly constant a... Read Chapter

Chapter Five

Submitted: May 09, 2017

Thankfully, the maintenance man had organised a plumber who had finally restored order to my unit by sealing the leak and sweeping out th... Read Chapter

Chapter Six

Submitted: May 09, 2017

And then all hell broke loose! The trouble began slowly and insidiously, building into a maelstrom of events that defied belief. ... Read Chapter

Chapter Seven

Submitted: May 09, 2017

Fran's face mirrored the horror that I knew to be plastered on my own countenance. White faced and visibly shaken, she staggered through ... Read Chapter

Chapter Eight

Submitted: May 09, 2017

Fran gazed about the room, making sure she had everybody's attention and making equally sure, whether she knew it or not, that I was comp... Read Chapter

Epilogue

Submitted: May 09, 2017

Mysteriously, over the next twelve months, aged witches descended on the apartment complex in droves. It seemed as if they were drawn to ... Read Chapter

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