you know: death forest to the left, death something to the right, the founding city of the Cutie Mark Crusaders, nearest place to the tartarus gates, and oh so many other things that can kill you. not as dangerous as The Everfree, but still dangerous as hell, witch might surprise anyone who think that a village MUST be 10 times safer than the forest of death.
Nice drawing BTW very well done. you were able to picture the scene perfectly in emotion and other things.
I kind of have a founding for this kind of thing: city/village that attracts all kinds of dangers, forcing the inhabitants to become crazy awesome to survive. at last 45% of my ideas for stories have this kind of thing.
"WHOA!"Jade screamed as Spike grabbed her hand and ran."RUN!"Spike screeched in panic,"She's coming!"Knowing that the dragon won't give her any answer to why they were running,Jade looked back and saw a dark green mane colored mare chasing them,it was Rarity. "April fools prank?"Jade asked facing forward.Spike nodded.
Just a little story of what I thought they were running from.Since its still close to April fools I'd figure maybe Spike pulled a prank on somepony,poor Jade having to be pulled into everything