Athric the Adventurer: coming of age.
By Simon Cook
Published: May 30, 2012.
A fantasy short story focusing on traditional sword and sorcery and throwing in a smattering of comedic elements.
Athric, a fledgling adventurer, goes on a quest to prove his manhood and seek fame and fortune. With Goblins and Trolls in his way will he succeed or will his head mounted on a spike be the last memory of this young, honorable and yet stupid man.