… in which I take three words from my Word Box and use them in a short piece of creative writing.
- kobold (ghoul)
And now the writing:
“I wouldn’t worry,” Charles yawned and shuffled closer to the fireplace.
Casting about for something with which to defend them, Wilma could not believe Charles’ cavalier attitude. And at a time like this! Kobolds to the left of them. Stout little mini-trolls to the right. She snatched up a poker and brandished its glowing red end with a flourish.
“I guess it’s up to me, then,” she said.