THE CHROMA BOOKS
FALL, SACRED APPLE
Kyanite Publishing | Visions of Darkness Anthology
For the first time in twenty-four years, a child is born at the Abbey of Sacred Apples.
Corbha, formerly the youngest laysister, prays her spirit-siblings will now acknowledge her adulthood. When they choose her to bring the newborn’s caul to the Abbot, Corbha rejoices in her answered prayer.
It’s only after receiving a new sacred task—one which endangers the lives of everyone at the Abbey—that Corbha begins to worry her blessing may have been a curse.
Web Serial | Free to Read | Advanced Chapters on Patreon
Sent by her adoptive father to a prestigious school where young women are trained to become living works of art, Marrow is determined to become the first magical sculptress the Empire has ever known. Before her seventeenth birthday, she must present a contract of patronage signed by a wealthy sponsor to guarantee repayment of her debts. In spite of her burgeoning renown, no one will make her an offer.
Just days before her chance at fame and fortune vanishes forever, Marrow meets a mysterious woman whose patronage has but one condition — one that will hurl Marrow completely unprepared into a realm of ruthless sabotage, harrowing revelations, and tortuous court intrigue.
THIRTY-THREE TALES OF WAR
Worldbuilding Magazine | Web Serial | Free to Read
Civil war rages in the black-blooded nation of Kandrisev. Its citizens demand their voices be heard. These are their stories, laid out in thirty-three tales of war.
Originally published in various issues of Worldbuilding Magazine. Now available to read online. Collection coming Autumn 2021.