Before the Day Is Done Part 23

Had the throne room ever been so cold before? Mari shivered as Bidkar forced her to kneel in the center of the room. Apep let go of Balak; he grunted but managed to stay up right. Apep knelt in front of Mari, holding a small block colored white. Apep moved towards Mari’s face. Mari jerked away, causing Bidkar to grab her head and restrain her. Mari couldn’t but twitch and flash her teeth. Read More


Before the Day Is Done Part 22

She leapt down the steps, ignoring the scrapes she got on her feet and arms but slamming against the stone wall and floor. She nearly knocked one of the guards down as the foot stairs. It didn’t matter though. They didn’t notice. They were dead inside. Read More

Before the Day Is Done Part 21

Mari watched Muraad tense in front of her, keeping his grip locked on her. She couldn’t see his face, but if she knew anything about him, she knew his scales had covered his face. Bidkar did not even blink as he snarled at her. “I don’t know why you’re insisting on doing this now.” Read More