Possible paragraphs for the sequel to Dracula. Written from a blog prompt.
|The trees were like living things. The moon seemed determined to reveal Dacre to his pursuers. Dacre's black cloak flew behind him as he ran at inhuman speed. The shouts and curses of the mob filled Dacre's ears as he skirted branches and avoided puddles.
Dacre reached out to his power. The pain was excruciating as his body contracted, but he embraced the pain for the freedom it would afford him. The world disappeared in a white blindness which had him disoriented and dizzy. When the white cleared he looked down as the road and inwardly grinned.
The screaming mob ran by not noticing the lone bat that hovered above them. Dacre flew to find shelter.