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Tana has always known she was different, and it wasn't just because she was a princess. She always felt there was more to her than others knew. After a mishap at her birthday ball, she is forced
from her home, and thrown into the city to join the rebellion; to overthrow her father for what is right. Follow Tana as she struggles with balancing love, politics, and her biggest secret; her
true identity.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Submitted: February 10, 2018

Part 1 - A Kingdom of Secrets   The endless drone of the castle drug on outside my bedchambers, distracting me from the m... Read Chapter

Chapter 2

Submitted: February 18, 2018

The weeks leading up to the ball were a blur of various activities with the nobles who’d finally arrived. None stood out in particula... Read Chapter

Chapter 3

Submitted: February 25, 2018

The darkness seemed to go on forever; the endless stretch of silence nearly drove me mad. It might have been an hour or perhaps ten bef... Read Chapter

Chapter 4

Submitted: March 04, 2018

 I jolted awake to the sound of Evelyn yelling, “Kalina, get up! Today’s the day you finally become someone!” She stood abov... Read Chapter

Chapter 5

Submitted: March 11, 2018

Evelyn left me alone to discover the library and after several hours of browsing the many shelves I reluctantly made my way from the ro... Read Chapter

Chapter 6

Submitted: March 18, 2018

I woke to a knife at my throat. The cool bite of metal against my skin pulled me from my dreamless sleep, my eyes flying open. I swallo... Read Chapter

Chapter 7

Submitted: March 25, 2018

It took over an hour to find Evelyn. I'd searched everywhere in the house, the several drawing rooms, the dining hall, as well as many ... Read Chapter

Chapter 8

Submitted: April 01, 2018

 One thing I missed terribly about the castle were my lavish dresses made with only the finest fabrics. Often times they came f... Read Chapter

Chapter 9

Submitted: April 08, 2018

“You’re kidding!” I shouted, my eyes growing wide. Evelyn shushed me quickly as she glanced towards her bedroom door, worry evide... Read Chapter

Chapter 10

Submitted: April 15, 2018

The passing week hadn’t been easy. Luna had shown me the many options of working around the home; cooking, cleaning, helping to organiz... Read Chapter

Chapter 11

Submitted: April 22, 2018

Air--there wasn’t enough air in this gods damned hallway. I tore down the darkened path panting through bared teeth, my feet slipping... Read Chapter

Chapter 12

Submitted: April 29, 2018

After stepping out of the dark I took a moment to look around. I huffed a laugh and walked up to the railing lining the balcony I stood... Read Chapter

Chapter 13

Submitted: May 06, 2018

Three days passed before we heard from Luna. The entire manor was on edge waiting for any sign that she was even alive, Evelyn especial... Read Chapter

Chapter 14

Submitted: May 13, 2018

“Mama! Papa! Please, stop fighting!” I was standing in their bedroom, my favorite tea set shattered on the floor at my feet. Tears ... Read Chapter

Chapter 15

Submitted: May 20, 2018

The days dragged on, soon had turned into weeks, and still I hadn’t gotten the chance to be alone with Evelyn. Ever since our almost-... Read Chapter

Chapter 16

Submitted: May 27, 2018

It took the rest of the day to cobble together a rough idea of the new plans. Many of the ideas I’d had involved more people than the... Read Chapter

Chapter 17

Submitted: June 03, 2018

  When Luna had told me we had a problem, I hadn’t expected the problem to be this big. Once more I found myself in the co... Read Chapter

Chapter 18

Submitted: June 10, 2018

Kain was silent for a long moment, deep in thought. A moment later he looked up at me and said, “I would like to say thank you for tell... Read Chapter

Chapter 19

Submitted: June 17, 2018

Screams came from behind me as I ran down a twisting hall, the dress I’d worn the night of my birthday twisting around my ankles and ... Read Chapter

Chapter 20

Submitted: June 24, 2018

Dirt covered me from head to toe as I pulled dead bush after dead bush from the ground, frustration fueling the heat in my hands, which... Read Chapter

Chapter 21

Submitted: July 01, 2018

  The grounds were just as I remembered them--cold and empty, save for the creatures that ran around in the unkempt grass and ... Read Chapter

Chapter 22

Submitted: July 08, 2018

  “Keep your head up! You won’t have time to check your stance during battle!” The clang of metal against metal rang out... Read Chapter

Chapter 23

Submitted: July 15, 2018

  The building that stood before us was older than Evelyn’s warehouse and was in complete shambles. The sight made me wonder... Read Chapter

Chapter 24

Submitted: July 22, 2018

    There were plenty of times in my life where I could remember being caught off guard, but none were as bad as this. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 25

Submitted: July 29, 2018

  The days after Aoron’s departure blended together and left me going through the motions of living. Soon after, the days tu... Read Chapter

Chapter 26

Submitted: August 06, 2018

  I’d never been one for drinking--I’d never really had the option to while I was at the castle. So as Luna dragged me thr... Read Chapter

Chapter 27

Submitted: August 12, 2018

  I felt a pair of clammy hands slide up the sides of my neck to my cheeks, flattening against them. A voice smooth as silk wh... Read Chapter

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