Chapter 8: Reuniting with the Wraiths

──────────────────     In his sleep, Kalin incoherently grumbled, “No… don’t. Please…”     Sweat dripped down the back of his neck. His lips pressed together tightly,…

Chapter 7: A Devilish Deal

     Afraid of how the guard might respond, Nora quietly bargained, “I won’t tell you anything, but I’ll give you the ring I stole.”…

Chapter 6: Change of Plans

     At least an hour had passed with Nora plodding through the forest, trying to lose the man tailing her.       She’d concentrated…

Chapter 5: Tracked

──────────────────      Rhythmic footfalls broke the otherwise quiet night. A few times, Nora looked over her shoulder, but, much to her relief, no one seemed…

Chapter 4: Desperate

    With renewed resolve, Nora’s pace quickened further. She was headed for the servants’ quarters but was unsure if she would even reach the building. …

Chapter 3: Finishing the Job

    Even if Nora had given in to temptation and taken a look behind her, it would have done her no good. Whether the nobles…

Chapter 2: Unforeseen

     Underfoot, the wooden shingles glistened with rain and threatened to send Nora spiraling down to the muddy ground below. Her fingers gripped the…

Chapter 1: A Wraith’s Job

    Rain pitter-pattered on the shingles of a cobblestone manor. Swirling designs of flowers and vines were etched into the walnut columns holding up the…

Wanted by the Crown

Survivor of a coup against her family’s reign in Yorith, Princess Honora became Nora, a rogue waiting for the right moment to avenge her family.…