Spiritum – Chapter Forty-one

41. They heard it together, a murmur in the distance, as if the planet itself was stirring. A gentle vibration resonated through the tunnels below the mountains of Muldaenuia. Haldron almost convinced himself he'd imagined it. But then the others began to react, first Rowtenat with his typical standoffishness, then Benellen with his usual levelheadedness. … Continue reading Spiritum – Chapter Forty-one

Spiritum – Chapter Thirty-nine

39. “Stand”. Llannaeia did as the voice commanded. She was in no mood for arguing. “Follow”. “Where are we going”? The creature turned and headed for the door. Llannaeia took a second to stretch before following. They set off in silence. Around the corner, she was surprised find other members of the Rimor’s crew being … Continue reading Spiritum – Chapter Thirty-nine

Spiritum – Chapter Thirty-six

36. New reports came in throughout the day, each bleaker than the last. Imperial fleets appearing in the skies over dozens of worlds, troops landing on the ground and quickly overwhelming the local forces, cities falling and death tolls rising rapidly. In their circle, the Executive Council listened to message after message from across the … Continue reading Spiritum – Chapter Thirty-six