Child of the Kaites: Chapter 36

Far enough out among the brittle bush and bursage that our voices won’t travel back to camp, Nhardah speaks.  “I had no idea Nihae’s memory was fading so quickly.  How long has this been happening?” Savi ducks his head and threads his fingers together behind his neck.  I answer.  “I think we really started to … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 36

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 26

Child of the Kaites Chapter 26 | Beth Wangler

Find previous chapters here. My nightmare wakes me while the sun still shines.  I draw a hand over my face.  The vision, unchanged in all my years on Ira, keeps changing since we reached Izyphor.  Now, I dreamed of the sultan threatening death to Maraiah, but a gigantic corpse arose and started consuming first Maraiah … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 26

Child of the Kaites: Chapter 22

Child of the Kaites Chapter 22 | Beth Wangler

Were you feeling tired after Chapter 21?  Because our characters and I all were, that's for sure.  Let's see what happens now that they're rested. (previous chapters here) Someone is moaning, long and slow.  It stops for an instant, only to start right back up. Who is moaning?  Why? I wrench my eyes open.  They’re … Continue reading Child of the Kaites: Chapter 22