Boy do I owe an apology to some people out there.
I suddenly realized after posting last week’s chapter that I had forgotten to include little summaries about what happened previously in the story. My bad!
I’ll do better starting this week, I promise. I’d hate for someone to not read along because they felt the story was too far along to get started. So, summary coming up.
Onesong is an epic fantasy story filled with action, adventure, and sword and sorcery. Chapter 5 is available for 1 week only! Then, it will turn back into a pumpkin and a new chapter will appear!
Previously in Onesong: As a child, Rivic destroys not only his parents’ village, but also the village of his aunt and uncle, leaving only him and his twin sister, Nyree, alive. Alone, hungry, and wandering through the woods, the twins are found by a beast that swallows them whole. Ten years later (or so), the twins are hatched from a dragon egg. With each of them receiving special dragon powers, they are charged with saving the world from a terrible evil rising. Unsure of this new world, Nyree quickly becomes ill. Unsure of how to help his sister, Rivic takes Nyree to a tribe where the healer has been awaiting their arrival. For the moment, Rivic believes he’s found a safe place to rest and make Nyree better.
And now, the next chapter of Onesong:
by Dawn Blair
Nyree shook him awake some time later. “Rivic,” she whispered, “where are we?”
“We’re safe, Nyree,” he muttered as he rolled away from her.
“Are we, Rivic?” she asked, her voice laden with fear. “Have you looked at yourself?”
The words brought instant awareness to him. Rivic bolted upright and looked at his hands. They were streaked Read the rest of this entry »