"18" Book 1 of Lands of Mother

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic
This is the beginning of the journey the Queen partakes in her attempt to put an end to her evil counterpart.

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Mind Rape

Submitted: April 01, 2017

Melanie Thurss is the eighteenth queen of Mother. (Hence the title). Since arriving she has endured many hardships, causing her to be a reluctant queen. She has lost a member of her Own, her personal guard, who was killed protecting her from a Wilder, along with the sisters that were teaching her how to become a queen. The Wilder caused a good deal of death and Melanie spent her first days on Mother attending services and visiting injured.

While acclimating herself to her new life as queen, she learns of another woman that fancies herself a queen, and also learns that woman is sending ten thousand people to their death. Melanie decides to confront the woman, but she doesn’t want the woman to know she is coming so she tells the King he can’t go with her, and she doesn’t want anyone else dying for her, so she fires her guard, The Own.

Melanie spends some time merged with Mother and with the help of a knowledgeable sister, trains herself on her defense. With the threat of an attack, she has also lost her Queen’s Lady, Kristen, but was happy she had fled to safety. Or so she thought. Feeling she is as trained as she is going to get, she begins her journey: Read Chapter


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