While Bridain recovers from her trials and ordeal, swimming in the darkness behind failing eyes, a knock on the door disrupts the solitude which is all she truly seeks.
Draig Aron and Wylt Gairn travel to the town of Western Terrus to investigate what may have befallen Brid in the dark forest at night. While there, they discover that what lurks in the woods might be far more dangerous than anyone could have ever suspected.
Magus Elysia Nem, dispatched by Magus Nelena Nisir to the Fael Lands, must make one last effort to ask Alethea, Queen of the Fael, once mighty warriors of the land of Atalan, a single question. That question may decide the future fate of the world of Eyos if the answer is no.
Deep within the mysterious tower at the Orium of Mirmon Myn, Adept Tena Luthe, Headmaster Morn, and Magus Nelana Nisir seek to solve one mystery, but in the process unwittingly uncover another one perhaps even more sinister.
While standing ready at the gates of the Orium at Mirmon Myn, Prince Draig Aron encounters a number of surprises, some which are welcome. Some of which…are not.
It is the opportunity of a lifetime. Magi Adept Wylt Gairn is on the verge of being accepted to compete in the Advent Trials in Kingsent and join the ranks of the Order of the Magi. But without his training partner and companion Bridain Adair, his long sought dreams might come crashing down.
Young Shepherd Candidate Bridain Adair heads into the dark forests outside of Western Terrus for a clandestine rendezvous. What she finds in the dead of night, is nothing she expects to see.
On the Camlynn Plains, Magus Nelana Nisir of the Order of the Magi arrives on a field of battle. There she finds that a mystery awaits, lurking and hidden in the mist and fog.