Stories tagged “Nouva Gverrero”

  • A Poniard Contender

    “Is this something you are prepared to accept, Mr. and Mrs. Gverrero?” The man’s black robe swished slightly as the woman next to him took his hand. “Yes we are prepared.” The couple stood tall as they listened to the shad...

  • The Poniard Trial: Messengers

    The red-clad men quietly walked through the government-owned forest. They had one hour to make their delivery and leave the forest before the guardian creatures were let loose again. Finally approaching a trodden path, one man turned to the other, R...

  • The Poniard Trial: Just Doesn't Know It Yet

    He raised an eyebrow, “I beg your pardon?” “Did you not hear me? No.” Came the voice again, the pitch a little angrier. “Sir, are you aware you’re under obligation?” There was a harsh bark of laughter, the door...

  • The Poniard Trial: Acquired

    The messenger was so shocked by the man’s brute callousness, he had nothing to say in return. “Tell me… What is so special about this one?” He chuckled on the last two words, as if the child was some piece of art that was marked...