Thursday, 25 March 2010

CM3 Lacerta by Jodi MacArthur

His tongue was hot liquid on her skin. It slid down Ribbon's cheek, her chin, down. Down her collarbone, the curve of cleavage, then, it was gone . . .

Lacerta: "When the lizard goes blind, it looks to the rising sun" -The Medieval Bestiary

Today's story is Lacerta, by Jodi MacArthur; another from Howl: Dark Tales of the Feral and Infernal out now on and CreateSpace.

Jodi MacArthur dreams, writes, and fears wandering squamata ever since a gecko awoke in her pants. She named him Timothy and set him free. Published online and in print, she is currently working on her first novel, Devil's Eye. Visit her website at

Now, we have a tale to tell you ...

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