Child of the Kaites: Chapter 46

Merry Christmas! I know, I'm late. I'm sorry about that, and sorry for making you wait for this. Life sometimes moves too quickly, then I realize that it's already Thursday and I missed posting on Monday. If it's any consolation, you'll probably be glad that you didn't get this chapter on Christmas to ruin the … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 46

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 39

Do I mention to you, my dear readers, how amazing you are?  Thank you for all your support and for putting up with my shifting schedules.  Seriously, you guys brighten my weeks. There are exciting things coming in the future, both for Child of the Kaites's plot and otherwise. I'm excited to share some new developments … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 39

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 38

Thank you for your patience last week! Teaching can be time-consuming, as wonderful as it is. Also, I'm working on a super secret project (more details coming in future weeks 😉 ). All of this has meant, sadly, a little less time to write, and this chapter was difficult to write in its own right. … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 38

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 34

Find previous chapters here. “Umph,” Nhardah grunts.  “I’m glad to see you, too, Raiballeon.” “You have no idea how much we’ve been through,” I mumble into his shoulder. Nhardah gives me a squeeze and pats my back.  “Daughter, you and young Saviayr handled it admirably, I’ve been told.” I pull back and frown at the … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 34

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 33

Find previous chapters here. “Do something!”  The sultan, minus his wheat crown, calls for our attention.  He flicks a wrist toward the fire wall.  “Speak to your divinity.  Save us from this fire.” The royals encircle him, standing this time.  The statues of Api still stand inanimate under Yza’s flowing textiles, but the idols hold … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 33

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 30

Thank you for your patience! Here's this week's belated chapter. (Find previous chapter links here) Our meager supplies lay scattered on the ground: Three blankets, two half-sipped water skins, and a crumbly way-cake wafer from Liwin’s pocket. “I can’t do this.”  Laen waves at the pile. Forziel rubs the back of his neck.  “I mean, … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 30