The Returning: A Review

Bloodflower (US title: The Returning), by Christine Hinwood, is a fantastical tale of the people of Kayforl, and the town’s catalyst, Cam Attling. Cam has returned alone from war in the foreign north, where Lord Ryuu, an Uplander, rules from his castle in Dorn-Lannet....

The Shape of Fire

Energy flowed through Michael’s hand, through the torch, into the metal. He didn’t plan in advance what he formed.  There was no plan.  It was only the desire to begin.   Once he did, the forms took a shape of their own.  The metal twisted, burned, and bent.  Smoke...