I call this the Modern Magic AU. It’s set in modern day, but all of the magic and fairies remain intact. So far, I like it. We’ll just have to see where this crazy train takes us.
A Hatching (Un)Kindness
The Otherside streets swam in gold. Barely risen sun stroked the edges of skyscrapers like Midas’ unwary hand. The promise of flight lingered in the air. For a moment, in the brief breath of sunrise, a proper fairy city rose from the bucked pavement.
But as with everything fae, behind the glamor one found only cobwebs.
Autumn winds rustling her feathers, Maleficent walked on through the heart of Otherside.