• Raven, Chapter 12-c

    They met at the Angelic Church, their cloaks covering them from head to toe. It was late afternoon and there were people milling around in the Town Square. Most wore their cloaks, but few had the hood up. They feared they looked suspicious, but, for the most part, everyone ignored them. Caidy and Tyala had requested a private meeting with the Bishop. The old woman had agreed, and the girls were close to being late to their meeting. It had been harder than Caidy had thought to get out of the house. Last night, someone had attempted to murder her father. She didn’t know who it might have been or…

  • Raven, Chapter 3-b

    “Well, my little bird, it looks like you’ve got yourself some excitement.” Raven grinned up at her longtime friend. “So it seems. Now. Let’s plan out this steal.” Together, they pulled together large and small maps of the Sapphire District and began to pore over them. They stood side by side, upper arms brushing together, as they bent their heads over the parchment. “It won’t be a problem to get to the Almi Manor,” Raven said, spreading her hands over one of the large maps of the Sapphire District. “And getting in will be a cinch.” She shook her head. “These nobles with all of their feuds have relatively poor…