Today’s story is the second of two parts of “What Was Your First Spell?” by Dirt Coyote, who, when he’s not causing all sorts of trouble on twitter, is writing a novel, a series, and short furry fiction. His story featured on The Voice of Dog, “I’m Just Your Stud” was nominated for Coyotl’s Best Short Story of 2021. Find him at DirtCoyote on Twitter for future updates.
Last time, Mateo, a magic gifted coyote, has transitioned from a small cub to adolescence. He’s proven to be quite the prodigy in his magic, but he’s still got a lot of growing to do.
Read for you by Khaki, your faithful fireside companion.