Mythopoeia and The Riven Shield
Mythopoeia rests in the boughs of a great ash tree that roots in darkness. Timothean was once a sorcerer, but gave up his humanity in a war against the gods in eons past. For thousands of years there has been order, a peace maintained by the magical artifice of long dead wizards. When Timothean decides to break that order, he must begin by shattering the defenses he helped put in place long ago. More
For millennia, Timothean has tirelessly served the forces of order as one of the most powerful sorcerers to ever live. Now, he's decided to quit. Mythopoeia can burn.
Bawn the barbarian has been cursed for three thousand years, give or take a few centuries. You Shall Die A Thousand Times- All You Build Will Fall To Ruin- And All You Love Shall Come To Hate In Equal Measure To That Love. Something like that. He isn't a happy person. So when the world of Mythopoeia begins to fall to chaos, he is the last demi-god you would turn to to save it. That is until Kerrigan, a young woman on the run from a bad marriage, reminds him that some things are worth protecting.
Once upon a time, High Mancer Corneus Malsh got very drunk and bet a rival wizard he could make a little lizard man into the best apprentice in the Tower. The little lizard man was named Tiddles, as a joke, and one day he would hold the fate of humanity in his adorable claws.
Mok was born a slave, but with luck, magic, and a sword of glass, he would be king.
The Shield of Petronia hangs above the throne. Princess Ursula was supposed to have been a seventh son, and that she wasn't was something her father would never forgive her for. Only Thyriel, royal philologist, tutor, and magician, has any idea what she is capable of, and he will set her on a course to a destiny greater than any prince's.
Mythopoeia is a tale of a world in the breaking.Only an immortal barbarian, a lizard raised as a wizard, and a few young not quite heroes can come to stand between it and the end of all things.
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