It has been too long.
For almost a century I’ve been lost – surviving on the meagre pickings of the swamplands.
Rats, cockroaches, centipedes.
Growing in strength, now to charge into the city.
Tonight, I feast.
Written for this weekend’s Trifecta Writing Challenge (thirty-three words as well as the words century, lost and charge) as well as for my series on Under-represented Monsters for the A to Z Blogging Challenge. The Rokurokubi is a terrifying monster, her neck stretches and grows, seeking out human flesh…
Comments and criticism always welcome!