Anastasia was stolen from her family when she was five, and forced to live as a concubine. From the age of fourteen she has produced children for the Amanojuko Lord, Ichitumbu. The Amanojuko are a race of immortals who have the ability to regenerate. They are no longer human, but Anastasia’s mother, Alexand Merek’s blood, is poison to them and can turn them into ‘What isn’t’. Amanojuko scientists are using Anastasia to attempt to find a cure for the poison in Alexand Merek’s bloodline. Anastasia has no concept of death and therefore no concept of murder. “What wasn’t” is an Amanojuko term for human and “What could be” refers to the potential for Anastasia producing an Amanojuko child. So far she has failed and her husband isn’t pleased. This story also mentions Anastasia’s mirror twin, Ancille Merevija. CLICK HERE for next chronological story.
7 thoughts on “Unbound Boxes Limping Gods: Disconnected Stories. Issue # 13: Anastasia Merevija”
Ewwwww! (I mean that in the best sort of way.)
hahahaaaa, I know, it’s gross! Lord Ichitumbu is a bad influence on Anastasia….I reckon someone should try and rescue her from him one day…………
Ewwww and I don’t think marriage counseling will help.
LOL, maybe sprinkling a little fairy dust in Ichitumbu’s coffee so Anastasia can slip over the castle walls, when she wakes from her grooming! He still makes me shiver… *Brrrrrrrrrrrrr*
I think your drawings are astonishing!
Thanks Frederick, I’m glad you like them! 😀
Wow, Cheryl! Imagination… It’s a privilege to see such intricate work, to look at an imaginative world so different from what I attempt to do.