In the land of Juma on a peaceful, agrarian planet, books and reading are banned and magic holds sway.
Most people are happy with the situation. Magic gives them all they need and they are content... More > to let the Wind Gods set the rules.
But some people question the way of things. While the all powerful, seemingly benevolent Wind Gods often take people to their citadel to cure them... how many actually return?
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“It looks like the only way out, apart from the way we came in,” Dave observed, “so I suppose we should go and see what’s there and see if we can make contact with someone.”
Everyone began to walk, except Trell. Owl hung back to ask him what was wrong.
“Magic,” he said. “The place reeks of it. Something isn’t right.”< Less
If you love horses, are young at heart or just like to exercise your imagination, Half Horse is the story for you. Imagine a world where half the population is made up of intelligent half horse... More > creatures. Imagine finding yourself stranded there and learning that you must have an owner if you want to stay. Imagine the sights you will see, the interesting people- and horses- you will meet. Better still, don't try to imagine it- jump hoofs first into the world of Half Horse and experience it with Sierra as his adventure unfolds.< Less
Maggie and Razeel live, not just worlds, but dimensions apart.
By performing a dangerous ritual he hopes to reach her plane of existence where he believes he will acquire immense power and wealth.... More > He knows there is a danger of being held captive on the other side but considers the risk worth taking for the possible reward. He believes he will be more than a match for any human who dares to try to hold him.
All Maggie wants is a quiet life. She believes she is finally learning to live in calm and serenity but from time to time things happen that make her feel she needs a drink to calm her nerves.
The day she goes looking for a drink and takes the top off an old crystal decanter is the day her serene life is disrupted by the appearance of a handsome and unusual young man.< Less