The Blade to Your Hand by M.C.A. Hogarth
Approx. 5,220 words.
Published on December 20, 2010.
The pirate lioness Mazalaen has survived by pretending to be a man, a murderer and a thief... and fears she has become those things in truth. Until she meets a fearless princess in battle. Could this woman be her salvation? Originally published in Anthrolations.