PtaF:Sugar and HoneyThe kitchen breathed with a sweet, airy aroma. It swirled around the room, gently enveloping every nook and cranny. It was warm, soft and inviting, the kind of place you wanted to take a nap in and never wake up. The fire crackled softly, inviting you to come sit by the hearth and warm yourself. Tiana's hands had become all sticky from the honey she had dribbled on her beignets. She wiped them off again before powdering the fluffy pastries. The sugar fell onto the beignets like snow covering a hill. They stuck instantly, becoming part of the treat. With a smile, she licked the power sugar from her fingers.Naveen entered the kitchen silently, watching Tiana work her magic from afar. She made cooking an art form. When she stirred, whisked and cut, it was like a dance. He smiled as he watched her put the finishing touches on her latest masterpiece. He sniff
Dragon Child StartLighting flashed across the sky, thunder crashing. Silver rain drops ran down the back of Milalic as he stared up to the clouds. His mate, Xerofa, watched him from the cave. Her saw her watching him and he couldn't help but smile. No matter what, Xerofa always managed to make him smile. The storm continued to rage; Milalic entered his cave, deciding it was better to be with his mate. After all, this was their first litter. He should be with his mate.The vibrant green eggs glowed in the light of the fire: four of them, oblong globes that glisten like emeralds. Xerofa had diligently watched over her beauties, awaiting their hatching day. Like all dragon mothers, she knew that it would be tonight. Using her tail, she pushed them closer to her stomach to warm them. Inside, she could hear them moving, ready to hatch soon."I know you're ready my darlings," She whispered to them.