BfA: Thorns of the Heart – Chapter 2

Chapter 2: Gifts Once Given The knock at the door was light and familiar, one that his twin had adopted especially in the few months since the twins had been born, a timid scratch meant to alert them without waking sleeping babes. Rhese answered with a grin, Rhylian cuddled in the crook of his arm, …

BfA: Thorns of the Heart – Chapter 1

Chapter 1: Sun’s Fall Leothir Duskfall leaned against the wall in indolent disinterest as the grizzled orc at the front of the room grunted and grumbled about some failed mission on the edge of the Thousand Needles. Boring. His luminous green gaze skipped around the circular room, noting faces both familiar and unfamiliar and also …

BfA: Thorns of the Heart – Prologue

Prologue: Called She woke suddenly, calm and still and instantly aware. From the slanting, reddish evening light starting to peek around the thick curtains at the window to the dim embers of the day’s near-dead fire to the chill of perpetual winter trying to creep at her through her thick, furred bedding, it was all …