Abuse of Power

Auggie perched on the edge of a bed in the officer quarters. The low frame caused his knees to jut toward his chest, and the angle made it hard for him to balance his plate. Still, he cut each bite with his knife and fork and chewed each dainty mouthful deliberately instead of wolfing down the...

Ogre

The cleric pressed his back against the wall, his heart pounding so hard he was afraid it would give him away. Eyes closed, his lips moved as he prayed silently, beseeching the aid of Arkos even as he broke one of the most important commandments—Let Your Faith Be Heard. He could hear them beyond...

The Diablarist

When I entered Humboldt Tower, I knew the rocky garrison would be the site of one of my truest tests. A remnant of the days when Greely was torn by war, the old fort had been refitted with enough iron to make a ship gunner weep. What little life made its home within the shadowy crevices of the...

The Ravenous Flock

Avalanche. Tons of rock bounded down the mountain face, sliding and plunging at increasing speed. Plumes of dust billowed into the air. Broad trees splintered like twigs. Boulders crashed and tumbled as they raced each other to the bottom. At the foot of the mountain, the town of Sira Tenoble got...