Thirteen otherworldly tales of sword, sorcery, and magic realism based on myths, legends, and practices from the Early Middle Ages, culled from regions spanning central Europe to the near Orient.
Sample stories from the collection Legends 13 available at Amazon.com.
Originally published in Clash of Steel Book 3: Demon and later in Demons: A Clash of Steel Anthology
Sword and sorcery quest fiction based on three European middle ages legends
Originally published in Dante's Heart
Fairy tale fantasy fiction based upon the medieval superstition that removed maturing young women from the tribe, or placed them in locked castle towers
Originally published in New Writings in the Fantastic edited by John Grant
To this day, royalty will marry their offspring to competing kingdoms to form lasting bonds of peace and cooperation; in earlier times, provincial kings would do the same with neighboring animal tribes