Dragons of the Black Forest

Odwyn knew very little about Varthurst. The few dragons who had visited it all described it in hushed whispers as a shadowy, fearful place, with people just as unfriendly as the forest. All sorts of dangerous creatures lurked in the undergrowth, unseen by foreign eyes. Few non-Varthurstling were ever allowed outside the border towns. —excerpt …

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WIP Introduction: Nostos

Nostos Status - finished, first round edits Genre - fantasy, YA Featuring dragons, ghosts, found family, adventure, mystery, magic…and did I mention dragons? Sixty years ago, Odwyn Tyra Halstänsdåttir’s mother disappeared.  Unable to find any hint of what had happened, or even where her mother hand gone, Odwyn had resigned herself to the fact that her mother had …

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Introducing: Tabia

Tabia had quite the easy life.  She was the most successful master thief in Tsarova, had enough to live rather comfortably, and managed to dodge the mandatory military service required of all of Tsarova's citizens.  Beholden to no one, Tabia had all the freedom to live the way she wanted, but it was not to last...

Oak’s Last Stand

Rain was coming. The air was heavy with its scent. Oak breathed in deeply. He had always liked the smell of rain. It was a smell of life and of peace. There was nothing Oak liked better than standing among his trees and listening to the rain fall through the leaves. This rain had a sharper edge to its scent, which meant it was more than just water. Oak had seen the Tal Forest burn from the fire rain.......