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Posted Nov 22 2014

Warning: Contains spoilers for Renegade and Guardian.  This story takes place during the time frame of Warrior and just before the epilogue of Guardian. It has been edited to keep it PG-13 or so. ~~~ Some things, even a mage at the height of his powers couldn’t change. Hurrying through the crowded concourse at Raleigh-Durham airport, Stefan Harper […]


A Lifetime Deal

Posted Feb 15 2013

This vignette gives us a peek at Griffin Dare and Valeria Banning, the hero and heroine of Renegade, just after the end of that book.  It has been edited to keep it PG-13 (or so) and to avoid spoilers for those who haven’t yet read Renegade. #  “Griff!  Down!” Griff dropped to the ground and […]



Posted Feb 4 2013

(Author’s Note: The events in these two vignettes offer a peek at Val and Griff the December before the events of Renegade) ~~~ What could turn a respected mage, a brave, honorable man, into a murderous traitor? Valeria Banning stared at the image on her office computer screen. The photo of Griffin Dare, with his […]