At least, that’s what Rai used to believe. The kaites had prophesied so.
Then Rai grew up, and reality looks different. How can she lead anything? Who would listen to an exile? She is simply an historian.
And yet the Izyphorn empire’s evils continue. Her people are still enslaved.
Someone needs to do something.
Reunions and encounters with an enigmatic stranger force Rai to reexamine what her purpose is.
She must decide whether to be a humble historian or a mighty warrior…
Or are those the same thing?
Here are black and white maps of Izyphor. One is the official state map of the sultan. The other was “fixed” by Forziel. Find the colored version on my merchandise page.
In my original drafts, Child of the Kaites began much earlier than it did in the final. It began at the beginning of Orrock (a long ways earlier) in my very first draft. Here you can see the first fifteen hand-written pages of my very first manuscript.