The Kraken #writephoto by Isabel Caves

He sailed into the darkness. They watched him go, mesmerised. The kraken was out there somewhere, waiting for him.

They didn’t expect him to come back alive.


Alexander straightened his bow. They’d insisted he take it, but he didn’t plan on using it. He knew something about the kraken that they didn’t.

These waters had been its hunting ground for over two years now. The first attack was only six months ago, and everyone in the village assumed that was when the creature had appeared, but Alexander knew better.

The attacks continued after that, always at night and always under a crescent moon. None of the survivors saw its full form. They described a fish-like creature with scales, something large and ferocious.

But Alexander had seen the kraken before.

He had seen its face.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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2 Responses to The Kraken #writephoto by Isabel Caves

  1. I really enjoyed this story, Sue.

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