Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.12

Beginning<– PreviousNext–> Chapter 11 - Thera Time crawled as Barrenger waited for night, prowling the hallways of his home, avoiding the suspicious stares of the temple guard and the worried whispers of the house staff. Marta was gone most of the day, no doubt up at the temple chewing the ears off the High Council. … Continue reading Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.12

Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.11

Beginning<– PreviousNext–> Chapter 10 - Earth, One Year Two Months Ago The Bladesmith A blade of purple light slashed the practice dummy, cutting deeply into the plastic. Subject 1A let it dissipate and created another, stabbing his blades rapid-fire into his target’s chest. “Enough,” a soft voice commanded, and Subject 1A stood back, breathing lightly. … Continue reading Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.11

Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.6

Beginning<– PreviousNext–> Chapter 5 - Thera The small group made its way quickly through T’lani Suun’s streets, ascending a sloping hill towards the High Temple. Marta had listened to Remar Jantra’s message and burst into action, bustling herself and Barrenger off to change into more formal attire while passing instructions to the servants about continuing … Continue reading Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.6

Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.4

Beginning<-- PreviousNext--> Chapter 3 - Thera Lunch was a simple affair, light salad and toasted fruitbread with citrus water. No self-respecting Haweyh overate before their coming-of-age feast. Barrenger dug in anyway, commenting on the tasty smells coming from the kitchen (while carefully ignoring the burnt ones), avoiding the subject of the swords. He still wasn’t … Continue reading Outcasts & Runaways – Part 1.4