9 – Kin and Family

Ava has a surprise kin visit, all because of Athanasios. Previously: 7/ The Trial  8/ The Champion Kin & Family Follow Your Heart “Dad?!” I call out and leave Athanasios’ embrace to hug my father. From behind him, my brother appears and I laugh, grin and hug him. He’s eighteen now, legally a man and […]

8 – The Champion

A champion is needed in Merrick’s trial. Previously: 6/ Fated & Bashful 7/ The Trial The Champion Truth Thread Merrick’s chains are removed as soon as the arena quietens. Off to my left, I can see the Luna of the St Michael pack, Felicity. Her husband, the alpha, survived the attack by Merrick’s men. His […]

6 – Fated And Bashful

Previously; 1/ Battle  2/ Reckoning  3/Dragon Seeks a Callaghan  4/That’s Not My Name  5/I Know His Name Fated! I gasp at his comment, but a playful smile plays along his lips and his eyes change to something horse-like, before becoming man like again. He nods and I hear Aunt Em’s voice in my head. “Same […]

4 – That’s Not My Name

1/ Battle    2/ Reckoning   3/ Dragon Seeks Whispers of a Name The whole Castle is full of whispers by the time we’ve helped Emily settle the refugees and everyone is ready to retire. The younger ones ask questions the elders have no answers for. Dragons haven’t been around since The Blending, maybe even before […]