This is the next installment of Disparate Threads, a Fantasy-Fiction Blog-Serial that updates twice weekly. To read the story from the beginning (and to learn more about the world and the characters) check out Disparate Threads.
“I can’t allow you to take such a risk,” Ikthar’s determined words filled the space of the small cottage. The conversation had run through four pots of tea already, and they seemed to simply run in circles. Kisha sighed, looking to Ayrella.
“It really isn’t your decision to make.” Ayrella said simply, putting her empty cup on the table. She had let them both voice their concerns, the uncertainty of such a decision — but she knew what she must do. “We have one lead, one possible connection to one of the three. It is the strongest possibility that we have seen, and, though we have tried, there has been no finding her outside of the Dreaming Lands. Whatever it is that we are fighting is being far too thorough in shading the Realms to us… and it seems only the Dreaming Lands that remain unguarded. So, it is through the Dreaming Lands that I must reach out.”
Ikthar frowned, shaking his head. “And the Skies [Read More]