The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 5: Raindrops and Revelations

“So what’s next for a former archmage?” Ianari had taken her place behind the bar once more and was cleaning glasses.“I suppose you won’t allow me to go back anytime soon?”“The only way you’ll leave this place is if you take the path to reincarnation.” There was a hardness to her expression that she hadn’t … Continue reading The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 5: Raindrops and Revelations

The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 4: A mind made up

“She’s gone over to the other side, hasn’t she?” he asked sorrowfully.Ianari stood behind him, at the top of the riverbank, staring off into the distance with him.“She left not too long after she arrived. Said that she didn’t want to stay here and watch you grieve.”“I suppose it’s for the best. She wouldn’t approve … Continue reading The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 4: A mind made up

The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 2: The Princess and the snowstorm

“If you don’t mind me calling you that, of course,” the elderly man said to the woman standing behind the bar. She picked up another patron’s empty glass and doused it in water before cleaning it with a cloth, never quite breaking eye contact with him.“But of course, I do not mind. In fact, I … Continue reading The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 2: The Princess and the snowstorm

The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 1: The Library

Sprawling along a riverbank laid a magical town. Lantern lights filled the city and brightened the streets with koi fish swimming through the seemingly endless river. The night sky felt like it was strangely close, almost close enough to grasp it, yet ever so slightly out of reach. It was filled with strange stars and … Continue reading The Necromancer’s Daughter Chapter 1: The Library