Urchin of Atoranon by Victor Mason
Approx. 3,390 words.
Published on July 21, 2011 by
In a world that resembles our own, there are places where the other-worldly gather and build. Atoranon is such a city - founded and protected by those who are not quite human. And in that city is a small boy living a modest life as a shop keeper's helper, who finds himself meeting the most extraordinary of folk.