EM Prazeman is, of course, a pseudonym.
The person behind the Mask Trilogy is a Czech refugee from the '68 invasion living in the Pacific Northwest of the United States, indulging an ancestral love for writing, painting and gardening.
EM has studied mathematics and engineering, judo and karate, and isn't a bad shot. But can't throw knives worth a damn.
Every mile brings Lord Jester Lark closer to Cathret’s battlelines, and almost certain recapture. Every moment risks discovery by enemy sacred beings, and enslavement to the Trokellestrai. But Lark’s greatest fear is that what’s left of him will never find the love that haunts his hopes, a love that may no longer wait for him on the islands he yearns to call home once again.
Lord Jester Lark is desperate to escape Cathret before the forces arrayed against him find and claim him.
The Duchess Gzem Kelleisen searches for her missing son while delivering messages across battlelines.
When Lark and Gzem's paths cross, it will change the course of their futures forever.
A massive fleet opens fire on Perida Bay, and an ambush lies in wait as Lark races home by starlight. His lover, Verai, gathers up their daughter and rushes to meet Lark in the safety of the court's protective custody cells.
Lark never arrives.
In this followup series to The Lord Jester's Legacy, Lark will face his greatest enemy: the past.
For the love of his nation, he will go to war.
For the love of a man, he will defy death.
For the love of freedom, he will destroy the connection between hell and earth, and sacrifice all he has ever known.
The final chapter in The Lord Jester's Legacy trilogy by E.M. Prazeman
Book Two of the Lord Jester's Legacy.
Mark Seaton thinks he has nothing left to lose. But the closer he gets to his enemies, the more he realizes that he may be forced to sacrifice things far more precious than what remains of his life. A dying man's heart can still be broken, and even a bound jester can lose his soul if he commits a crime so heinous that his lord will never forgive him.
Book One of the Lord Jester's Legacy.
When Mark Seaton's father disappears and his mother is murdered, he becomes a pawn in a deadly world of nobles, masked courtiers, and mysterious beings that whisper in his mind.
The only way a pawn can survive is to gain position and power.
The only way Mark Seaton can be free is to become a player.