The Story of Sege Blog Archive on October 16, 2009, 8:00

by Violet Inkpen, age 13

The world came at him in a flash of light as he was suddenly born. He squeaked, blinked, opened his eyes and for the first time saw his mother. He nuzzled her, she licked him clean. They touched noses and were about to share a bond, but suddenly a tan-colored stallion pushed him to his feet.

“You shall be called Sege, and you shall inherit my position as Priest of Color. Now get up and be strong,” he shouted. Sege wobbled and fell, squeaking in surprise.

“Tiger, he’s too weak to stand yet. Let him have a moment,” his