Love, Lust and St. Valentine’s Day

Tomorrow, today actually, is Valentine’s Day. With it come the whole gamut of feelings. Most important should be those of love, or at least lust. When I had the prison ministry, I always wrote special messages for Valentine’s Day. It was a sad time for those separated from their loved ones, and sadder for those […]

Donald Maass Is To Blame…Again

I swear, Donald Maass will be the death of me. Seriously. Now I am always on the lookout for ways to up the tension. In this scene, Thalmar (Saerowyn’s son and the head of the arcane academies) and Maeglen, a spirit walker have entered the spirit realm to try and solve the mystery of Aegis’ […]

New Beginnings

All right, here is the new beginning. When I read the part about the beheading, the first thing that comes to mind is the Highlander movies. Maybe this will be true for others also, but this is actually based on Celtic mythology. Paladin draws deeply on Celtic mythology and the Sarmatian culture. As most of […]

The Rogue

Excerpt from Paladin’s Pride The rogue slipped through the black of nightHidden there from mortal sight.With footsteps soft as falling snow.His mission one so few did know.With daggers strapped tight to his side.The foe could find no place to hide. He traveled far across the land.Which often seemed at his command.No blade of grass he […]