Heavy Magic Poisoning

Magic accumulates through the food-chain, from plants  to herbivores to large predators, to humans. Eat enough wolf-liver and you gain the ability to make the world conform to your expectations. You become a baatar.


Kashin of the house of Ögedei watched the light shine from under the fur of the spirit-wolf and imagined the taste of its liver. Would it be as bitter, he wondered, as the liver of Güyük Khan?

This entry was posted in Short Stories and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.