Miscellaneous

Writing: placing words in a way that communicates something, can that something be categorized? Maybe not, so here’s a miscellaneous section to fix that simple problem. Here you will mostly find articles about writing and short stories featuring characters from the books. Maybe some book recommendations from yours truly? Stay tuned to find out more! 

Oppida Institute for Reformation (Act 1, Ch. 1)

Chapter 1 "A fairy mafia exchanging souls for loafs of bread." Improbable but not impossible. "A rogue group of centaurs releasing tame horses into the wild." Probable, plausible, not important enough for Henry to care. "A village blaming the mages for a lightning...

Writing to Henry (Elizabeth)

Elizabeth woke up early. She sat up and glanced down at Emily. She smiled at the messy blonde hair. Pulling the duvet up to her shoulders so she wouldn’t feel the morning chill before sneaking out of the bedroom. She checked her current potions; temperature was...

Elizabeth and Emily – Sick Day

Emily reached the inn to find some of the local customers sitting outside on the tables. “You’re late,” one of them smiled. Emily sighed, “I’m so sorry, Elizabeth was ill.” She was searching for the right key to open the door, “the usual?” “Yes, but no rush,” he...

Elizabeth and Emily – Bad Night

“Are you okays?” Emily asked from the other side of the table. Elizabeth looked up from her food, she’d barely eaten a bite. Usually Elizabeth was the first to finish on their weekend dates. Emily was too busy talking to eat. But today Emily’s empty plate sat in...

Elizabeth and Emily – Coffee

It was the end of another day. The end of another week. Heck, it was the end of another month as it tended to be every so often. The sun was setting, and the inn was quiet. One of the few sounds was that of dishes and water as Elizabeth finished cleaning up from...

Elizabeth and Emily – Job Interview

Emily needed to finish cleaning up if she wanted to meet up with her best friend. Easier said than done when she still had tasks leftover from days prior. Starting an inn had been her dream, but now, several years into it, the work was pilling up and wearing her down....

Emily and Elizabeth’s arrival at Aerradra

Emily arrived at Aerradra four days after dragons joined the Union. Eighteen years old, innocent and naïve. She'd been born and raised in Phixel, a large city. Not quite the capital of Oppida, but there was a variety of people and cultures. Emily worked in a small...

Valentine’s War

PROLOGUE Valentine was not an old and wise king. He tried his best, starting his reign strong with the creation of a public health system based on research and education. He'd then worked hard on the Union. He didn't want his kingdom limited, he wanted it to be grand....

Valentine’s First Week a.k.a. Night Out

Joseph had been announced dead to the public one week ago. With it came a coronation, the new king, his son and spitting image of him. King Valentine. The man looked no older than eighteen although his official age was twenty. And the press talked about his stern...

First Flying Lesson

Zack and Kai were identical twins. They had identically dark coloured skin that contrasted with their blond hair. They were the same height, had the same smile and the same cheeky habits that drove their parents insane. There one differentiating characteristic was...