Tales of the Ailendar, Volume 4: Bond of Stone – Part 1

“Ready stance!” the captain bellowed. At the strident command, Larkor grounded his stance and gripped the two-handed battle axe firmly. Across from him, Nodron bent his knees in a matching pose, tossing a brief smirk at his brother before settling into position. Out of the corner of his eye, Larkor spotted a familiar figure with golden-brown hair move to the …

Tales of the Ailendar, Volume 3: Breaking Storm – Part 2

Avin raced back up the mountain and gusted into the crumbling settlement. Of the hundreds of buildings that previously comprised the city, only a single, floating structure remained, anchored at the very edge of a new cliff face. Cracks ran through the stone near the anchor point, a mute testament to the mountain’s violent tremors. The paths through the famed …