Title: Shadow Embraced
Genre: YA Urban Fantasy
Her blows come quick – and hard – knocking me back into the fleshy wall of the crowd. I'm pushed back to the centre ring and the circle tightens. Their chants sound like an eerie tribal drumbeat warming up for the big sacrifice.
“Fight! Fight! Fight!”
Music blares in the background. Deep bass reverberates through the warped wooden floorboards. The lead singer sounds like he’s chewing on tin foil. I’m surprised I can hear all the taunts my opponent screams at me.
This is my first time at The Basement. Innovative name for a club someone set up in a two-storey fire hazard lacking a basement.