Tag Archives: Serialized Short Stories

The Indomitable, Part VII: The Betrayer

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part VII: The Betrayer—has been released!

Synopsis:

Justine returns to the castle where she met Gabriel so long ago. It is not with hope, but dread, that guides her feet, and a determined resolve for answers.

New Short Story: The Indomitable, Part VI: A Daughter’s Burden

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part VI: A Daughter’s Burden—has been released!

Synopsis:

Justine spars with Ser Marcus in front of a crowd of warrior priests—the defenders of the newly raised city of Dale. There are troubles that Justine must see to, but it is not until the arrival of a guest that she plunges towards a darkened future.

Weekly Update: Chronicle of the Realm, The Prelude to Darkness Cover, The Indomitable Release Schedule

Hello readers!

I am pleased to announce that beginning in March I will unveil my newest website feature, Chronicle of the Realm. This will essentially be an encyclopedia of my work’s mythology, history, countries, groups, people, and places. Most of what it will contain you can discern from reading my books, but there will also be new information that supplements understanding of particulars that the books do not cover. This feature will be added to every Wednesday. Continue reading Weekly Update: Chronicle of the Realm, The Prelude to Darkness Cover, The Indomitable Release Schedule

New Short Story: The Indomitable, Part V: The Warrior Voice

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part V: The Warrior Voice—has been released!

Synopsis:

Justine—accompanied still by Lady Amerie and Ser Marcus—return to the northern settlement after months away in the south of the new land. There they discover several sites to which the insurgents could build cities, erect fortifications, and raise fleets against King Adrian’s wrath. Yet not is all as Justine left it, and she must make the most difficult choice in her young life.

 

New Short Story: The Indomitable, Part IV: Mother’s Light

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part IV: Mother’s Light—has been released!

Synopsis:

Justine makes camp in the dead of winter, deep within a dark forest. Lady Amerie and Ser Marcus joined with her as she searches for settlement sites. Doubts have rifled through her mind ever since she set out, but what awaits to the west may be the most jarring of all.

 

Short Story: The Indomitable, Part III: The Mother

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part III: The Mother—has been released!

Synopsis:

Justine brings hot stew and hard bread to Father Curtis Lakin, who has secluded himself in his cabin, refusing all visitors save for the former knight-captain. The priest has seemingly lost all but his faith, and when talks drifts to the Mother’s hand in the fate of her children, Justine becomes disgusted and leaves. Yet as Justine soon learns, fate is not a fickle mistress who can be so easily fled.

New Short Story: The Indomitable, Part II: Her Vows

A new short story—The Indomitable, Part II: Her Vows—has been released!

Synopsis:

A knight-captain no longer, Lady Justine Deuvers has
betrayed her kingdom. Her own life—along with those
of her knights and the men and women gathered in the
basement of the tavern—are still at risk. She chooses to
flee with them, but what awaits will compel her to make
a choice that she must carry for the rest of her days.

You can read all of the Ancient Vestiges short stories here.