Written for NYC Midnight‘s Flash Fiction Challenge 2016, round 1.
Prompt: Fantasy / a garbage dump / a pack of cigarettes
Summary: A young woman goes into enemy territory, seeking a way to restore her people’s magic.
Victoria is a writer as well as an editor and life-long fan of books. When she isn’t reading, she can usually be found hanging out with her Great Dane, who (despite his size) thinks he is a lap dog.