Time to Read: 7 minutes
Stabbed in the back by her cousin, a bookish princess finds herself jailed and awaiting death by combat. She has one hope, a forbidden spell she had read once that would transform her into something more than human...
Warning: This story focuses on ritualized cutting and blood.
artful scars, betrayed by family, dark magic, divine magic, energy vampire, getting more than they bargained for, imprisoned royal, justifying the means, knowledge transfer, roman trappings, she gets super fit, she gets taller, using evil power for good, warrior-princess
Time to Read: 4 minutes
In a land where the Gods dream, an exiled dark elf climbs Mount Gneise in search of enlightenment from her patron, the Goddess of Magic Atheek. There are a lot of hurdles to surmount. Chief among them having been on the wrong side of a war that only just now fading into memory...
a monastery high in the mountains, a trial by combat, adventuring to find oneself, ambushed by guards, dark magic harms the user, exiled for mysterious reasons, exiled from their home, hyper-competent woman, saved by their military training, sexy dark elf, they are intuitive spellcaster, they survive a dangerous encounter, they were created for war, this magic comes from faith