Our piece this week is inspired by our own novel The Cordello Quest
As soon as we saw the rainbow in the photo prompt, we were powerless to write anything else!

Read more from the Friday Fictioneers on Madison Woods' site: Rainbows


From the glistening meadow, a rainbow stretched wide into the never-ending sky. Within moments, my memories overlaid the present and I was back in Cordello, hearing the relentless hiss of the waterfall. I remembered the sacred, secret space behind the plunging cascade: the concealed rock ledge, and the tunnels and caves which had tested me.

In the world of my memory, ageless rock surrounded me, glimmers of shifting, ancient symbols gentle reminders of my past.

Opening my eyes, I returned to my own world, and smiled. There was a lot of magic still to come.