Octavia is taking a train from Canterlot to the Crystal Empire, but it's been sabotaged by some scoundrels. Stranded in Appleloosa, she must fend for herself until the gentlecolt, Braeburn offers her a place to stay. Then things really heat up.
Twilight Sparkle is in a bit of a mess. One of her spells transformed her into a vampony, and she now craves the blood of her friends. Can she be stopped in time to save her friends? Or is all of Ponyville dommed to extermination from this new threat?
Inspired by the song by SoundoftheAviators, a unicorn named Nightstar left his special somepony and is now angry at himself, until he finds love in one of Ponyville's happiest ponies.