Currents of Thunder by Roger Jackson
Approx. 3,240 words.
Published on December 26, 2012.
Melienda, an immortal being, is hunted by her ex-lover because she broke the Law. The battle has raged for a millennium. But now it may come to a grisly end unless Melienda can outwit the beast that can devour her life force – the only way an immortal can truly die.