Chapter Sixteen In the City, the Mighty City When Kathy came to, she found herself laid out in an unfamiliar four-post bed, a light beige sheet her onl…
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Chapter Fifteen Rampage When the magic symbols stitched into the interior walls of Daggeuro's tent flared bright, Kathy caught the scent of cherries, f…
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Chapter Fourteen Throwing the Bait After a great deal of haggling, Kathy had managed on their second day back in the city to purchase a bow formerly be…
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Human resources departments the world over are responsible for some of the least human-like decisions, behaviors and practices we get to see in our day…
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Hi there. Are you comfortable? Got yourself situated in a good seat, coffee in hand's reach? This opening is intended primarily for my regular reading …
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Chapter Thirteen Layers Luga stretched, yawned, rolled off of the bed, his nap leaving him feeling refreshed and limber. He twisted his body in impossi…
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Chapter Twelve Bad News When Foruk and his one surviving henchman returned via the scroll Luga had given him to the boglands, healers had been sent for…
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Chapter Eleven The Gaedling Goblin The balmy air of summer warmed his toughened skin, the singular shaft of sunlight piercing the shield of his eyelid …
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I've been hoping for a topic for a non-fiction piece to write once again for this Substack, to break up all the ongoing fiction posts. Well, for a topi…
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[A brief preface before continuing with the narrative here for Kathy’s adventures in the world of the fae, if you’ll all indulge me. I’ve been feeling …
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Chapter Nine Preparations On Kathy's first night at the Phoenix Inn, she heeded Daggeuro's warning to stay away from Baron Dimanche. Her room, rented f…
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Chapter Three Daryl turned the truck into the parking lot behind the Raddison, putting on the brakes the moment he spotted the massive crowd that had g…
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