Neils Knudsen enjoys the quiet life with his wife surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Rocky Mountains. He and his wife, who doubles as his muse, are retired and maintain a relatively low profile. The only pets he lives with are his peeves, which his wife enjoys abusing. It is a mutual love affair.
Fear and misunderstanding nearly destroyed humanity’s natural ability to create magic. Five Great Henges went silent during a Great War centuries ago and the most skilled wizards of all time – Cherished Weavers – met their end. The world’s Trade Houses rose to dominate society and established five secretive Priories to maintain the peace with their Enforcers.
A new threat of world domination rises in the Central Realms when a Grand Peer begins to dictate his will upon the Trade Houses and the Priories.
A crazed old witch seduces an unwitting young family of wandering merchants to become the means to renew the ancient world order of the Cherished. What they create may be even more dangerous than the Grand Peer and another Great War.
The Great Western Henge has rung.
The Campanill’s have hard choices to make. An ancient contract requires the village of Kerner to establish an empire when a Cherished Weaver rings the Great Western Henge. B’Tris can choose to run and hope she and her son, K’Las, can hide from the Grand Peer, or enter the veiled world of the Cherished and become something she never imagined possible. Her decision