Renegade

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A fantasy novel about fear and trust and hope

Ten years ago, at the College where sorcerers and telepaths and lifewitches learn about their gifts: boy meets girl, girl discovers her own frightening abilities, boy loses girl when she runs away from the authorities who would condemn her for those abilities.

Ever since, Kisea has been in hiding as a renegade, with a new name, never staying anywhere long, never letting anyone find out too much about her. The uncommon telepathic gift that earns her blessings when she heals minds would, if anyone knew its full nature, evoke only fear and horror: controllers are, after all, monsters from a fireside tale. Read More

Shaman

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Release planned (tentatively) for late 2015!

A fantasy novel about priorities and self and home

Many generations ago, humans came to a new continent, and found it inhabited by shapechanging weyres of half a dozen varieties, and by the shyani, humanoids who prefer dusk and dawn and whose culture was very alien to those early humans. After extended battles, a truce of sorts has been reached: humans hold the rich lowlands, where they can farm and build cities, and the shyani and weyres hold the highlands, where they live in small communities on a mixture of hunting, foraging, and small-scale agriculture. Along the border, practicality often rules, but on either side, old grudges linger in some hearts. Read More

Moonblood

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New posts three times a week, Monday and Wednesday and Friday, at prysmcat.com/moonblood!

Moonblood is not so much a coherent novel as a series of adventures involving the same group of characters, which at least begins with an overall loose plot arc. Where will it ultimately go? I have no idea.

An ongoing fantasy in another world Read More