It’s an attractive proposition to believe that humans are in essence inclined to do good. But there is also a case to be made for the opposite: that humans’ true nature is driven by base and amoral appetites. These two views of human nature seem to be irreconcilable—but are they?
Sometimes, life invites you to catch your breath and have a look around. This little poem is what I wrote after doing just that. Enjoy!
A short short story set in a fantasy world on the brink of collapse, with two young heroes hoping to make their espace on time. Hope you enjoy it!