Chapter 81: The Sand

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798 AD, Ruir, Kingdom of Galway, Declan’s House It was afternoon, a warmer and brighter afternoon than a normal winter’s day. The snow was melting and the coolness of the melting snow floated up and into the air like the evaporating columns of steam that rise from a kettle. Saoirse…

Chapter 80: Woe to Who?

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798 AD, Ruir, Kingdom of Galway, Declan’s House “Good morning to you.” Brighid said. Saoirse stretched and rubbed her eyes until the thought of opening became less of a debate and as easy as breathing. The day was bright, not even the curtains could keep the sun from streaming into…

Chapter 78: Burning to Ashes Unknown

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Day 508, Kingdom of Innis Aran Aoibheann laid her head on Kinvara’s shoulder and looked out on the horizon, the sun had dipped below the water, the earth, from where they sat, was covered in dusk. Fiachra sat next to them. In a line they sat above the serpent’s lair.…

Chapter 76: Wolves Feast on the Shattered Bones

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25 Years Ago, Kingdom of Galway Riagan had his back against a wall, a cold stone wall. It was an exterior wall, cut of rocks quarried from the hesitant tumbling cliffs that easily slipped into the sea. The coolness permeated his shirt, soaked into his skin. He was sweating, his…

Chapter 66: The Raven Appears

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797 AD (26 Years Ago), Mouth of the Shannon River Brynhildr looked up from Hrokr’s wounds and smiled back at him until she heard a yell. More arrows fired, raining down upon the deck with one finding its target in Riagan’s arm. Another embedded itself in Murtagh’s armor. Brynhildr grabbed…

One Thing Every NHL Team has to be Thankful for this Year

American Thanksgiving is traditionally the time of the NHL season in which teams take stock of where they are in the standings and make moves as response. Generally, by this point in the season teams have set themselves apart as playoffs teams or not and tend to stay near the position they are currently in….

NHL Overreaction Theatre

We are now approaching the quarter-mark of the NHL season and getting the place where we have an idea of what teams are. Typically American Thanksgiving in late November is the date used to determine which teams will be in the playoffs and which ones will miss out. Although the season is more than a…