At the edge of a blood-stained, ancient spring, a pagan goddess awakens from a long sleep thirsty for sacrifice…
When down-on-his-luck busker, Evan, arrives at the Christmas market, he expects to play tunes of festive cheer for the merry crowd — and to reap the reward for his music.
But when an icy winter storm blows in and disaster strikes, Evan must make a choice that can only end in… A Midwinter Sacrifice.
A dark Christmas short story set in the bleak midwinter by USA Today bestselling author, J.F. Penn.