Month: August 2016

City of Mysts, Chapter 47

A Choice is Made

The Messenger withdrew a few feet from Cheska. He was quiet for a moment. Both were aware that her abilities reacted to her emotions. The Messenger had almost lost his life when he’d approached her yesterday. He didn’t want to have a repeat of the incident.

“I can take it,” Cheska assured him. “Is this about Fred?”

The Messenger nodded.

She braced herself. “Go on.”

“The doctor,” he said slowly, “had his gift sealed away.” (more…)


City of Mysts, Chapter 46

Head Guardian

It can’t be. This couldn’t be happening. Cheska’s mind tried to process what Louis told her. She had talked to Fred only yesterday. “When? How?” she asked, pressing a hand to her temple.

“Last night,” her brother replied. A wary look crept on his face. “He went through the tunnels.”

“What?” Her brows knitted together. “Who gave him access to the tunnels?”

Louis crossed his arms and shook his head. Cheska followed the direction of his gaze. The King. (more…)