Dreamseeker IV: Shadowlords

(Advice from the Green Man:) “The Shadowlords are insane. Never forget that.  Their Gift is handed down from person to person, and it carries with it all the memories of those who possessed it in the past.  All their prejudices and obsessions, their hatreds and...

Dreamseeker: Excerpt III

There was a pteradactyl sitting on my chest. Not a big one.  Parrot-sized.  It had its head turned to one side so that its little black eye could stare at me, and there was no mistaking the profile. A pteradactyl. “Ah. You’re awake.”  A man’s...

Dreamseeker: Excerpt II

The skinny man walked through the halls of the Shadows’ citadel with catlike tread: toe-balanced, silent. His features were lean and angular and his eyes were focused straight ahead with predatory intensity, unblinking. The scents of the forest clung to his skin...

Dreamseeker: Excerpt I

SOUTHERN TIER EXPRESSWAY, NEW YORK Standing by the side of the road, the deer was all but invisible. A sharp outcropping of rock shielded it from the view of the cars heading north, and the ones heading south were too busy concentrating on driving to be looking for...

Legacy of Kings

He opened his mouth to answer the High King’s question — to tell him that this place was a mystery to him as well — when suddenly he felt it. A sound just beyond the threshold of hearing, that resonated silently in his flesh. A tremor in the fabric of the...

Feast of Souls

Imnea knew when she awoke that Death was waiting for her. She had been seeing the signs of his presence for some time now. A chill breeze in the corners of the house that wouldn’t go away. Shadows that seeped in through the windows, that didn’t move with the light....