Restive Souls
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Restive Souls



A mysterious stranger approaches the Creek town of Pakanahuil

Hasse Ola Oak-fus-ka-Har-jo can see through the trees. Surrounded by a man-sized fort, he is perched atop a massive black oak that stretches well above other types of trees that should be taller than the oak tree that acts as their sentinel.

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Charles Bastille

Hyperbole enthusiast and author of MagicLand, available at your favorite bookseller: All stories © 2022-23 by Charles Bastille.