The Vicar of Darkness

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Electra, Vicar of the South and Ain, Vicar of the North are local heroes in their small town. They are partners evenly matched it appears. Lightwielders, the number of masked heroes blessed with powers of Light to fight the Creatures of Darkness that terrorize the night.
Some go back home to average lives. Electra goes back home to life as an invalid.

A spin on the traditional 'secret identity' tale. It started out as a simple love story, but now has developed into a greater adventure.
With full color illustrations. Story is complete, will release as illustrations are finished.

Table of Contents

I.

Submitted: April 04, 2019

  Part 1- The Vicar of the South         "And how was your family's get together?" ... Read Chapter

II.

Submitted: April 05, 2019


A look at Electra's day life as Eloise Desmond.
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III.

Submitted: April 08, 2019

          "You know, if you weren't constantly using your Light, you wouldn't tire as quickly." For ... Read Chapter

IV.

Submitted: April 09, 2019

"I heard from Preston that you went outside on Tuesday." Doctor Harrison presses the cold stethoscope on Eloise's back. Eloise shoots... Read Chapter

V.

Submitted: April 10, 2019

"And without the world to read, this space is no longer safe. The words were my identity, and now I've been led astray."  ... Read Chapter

VI.

Submitted: April 11, 2019

He has to tell her now. There is no eluding the facts, there would be too many holes in the story if he tried to cover it up. Panic. What... Read Chapter

VII.

Submitted: April 12, 2019

Eloise sits in the library. She had been playing Nettle, a number puzzle game often printed in the newspaper. She hates it, but always re... Read Chapter

VIII.

Submitted: April 15, 2019

Eloise feels her thoughts floating in the air above her, going around in circles, wishing they would come together to form a solid t... Read Chapter

IX.

Submitted: April 17, 2019

Eloise wakes up remembering the events of the night prior. She groans, recalling that her situation did not get any better. If Ain is Pre... Read Chapter

X.

Submitted: April 18, 2019

"Doctor Harrison, are we not visiting Miss. Desmond today?" Preston has not seen Eloise in three days. At first, he assumed she ... Read Chapter

XI.

Submitted: April 19, 2019

Eloise will be okay, Preston tells himself. She is strong, she is a fighter. No way will she let anyone hurt her. He first had this d... Read Chapter

XII.

Submitted: April 22, 2019

Eloise returns to consciousness at a painstaking pace. She is in a bed softer than the one in her little pink cell, it's how she is able ... Read Chapter

XIII.

Submitted: April 23, 2019

"She is not well." Sir Francois steps out of Eloise's room and informs the anxious doctor and his assistant. "But I have an idea I would ... Read Chapter

XIV.

Submitted: April 24, 2019

"My sincere apologies, I wish we had a more suitable quarters for you Miss Electra." Sir Errol walks Electra down a wooded path. Sir... Read Chapter

XV.

Submitted: April 25, 2019

Electra is uneasy. Life had been simpler when she had her separate life as Eloise. Now, her two lives are conjoining and it is ugly. Ain ... Read Chapter

XVI.

Submitted: April 26, 2019

Eloise didn't realize what accepting Prince Cyan's invitation completely entailed. She walks through the corridors of the palace in ... Read Chapter

XVII.

Submitted: April 29, 2019

Basma, the Vicar of the Southwest, was a real woman. Electra thought so, and Ain thought so. The three were in the same training gro... Read Chapter

XVIII.

Submitted: April 30, 2019

"Up in Darkness she glows, And they wonder why does she go? She says 'Dears you never needed me anyway, I only remind you of yes... Read Chapter

XIX.

Submitted: May 01, 2019

The following morning Eloise is startled when she wakes up on her own. Her alarm did not go off. Curious, she looks at her clock and spot... Read Chapter

XX.

Submitted: May 02, 2019

The Vicar of the North stands over a hole in the ground. What he's looking for he does not know. Nor does he know how he got here. ... Read Chapter

Part 2 - I.

Submitted: May 03, 2019


Kicking off part 2 :)
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Part 2 - II.

Submitted: May 06, 2019

"Elo-Electra!" Prince Cyan jumps at the sight of the Vicar, shaking his head when he corrects himself. He stands in a nook of the hallway... Read Chapter

Part 2 - III.

Submitted: May 07, 2019

"To me, success is people remembering my name fondly, when I am long gone from this world. It is people remembering the Opal Oceans ... Read Chapter

Part 2 - IV.

Submitted: May 08, 2019

"How are you doing?" A withering Preston checks in on Lilith. They lay on the stone floor of an abandoned church. During the nights the f... Read Chapter

Part 2 - V.

Submitted: May 09, 2019

"Hey." Iona senses Prince Cyan walking up to her from her left. "Prince Cyan." She turns and bows her head in his direction. They... Read Chapter

Part 2 - VI.

Submitted: May 10, 2019

Preston woke up two nights ago. Electra had been on duty- is on duty. This may or may not be intentional. She had no problem be... Read Chapter

Part 2 - VII.

Submitted: May 13, 2019

Preston jerks awake, sweating and shaking. He curls into himself trying to slow down his breathing. Finding sleep had taken great effort ... Read Chapter

Part 2 - VIII.

Submitted: May 18, 2019

  Iona is escorting Princess Lilith and Prince Cyan to see King Cerulean in the city of Navert, a large trading town in Winter W... Read Chapter

Part 2 - IX.

Submitted: May 22, 2019

    “Iona what is this?” Eloise touches Iona’s shoulder. They sit together at the edge of a natural hot sprin... Read Chapter

Part 2 - X.

Submitted: May 31, 2019

A number of nobles flock towards Prince Cyan and Iona observes this from a distance. They ask him a multitude of questions and discu... Read Chapter

Part 2 - XI.

Submitted: June 06, 2019

Ain crashes backwards through an unstable barn door. He uses a dial to push himself off the floor and back onto his feet. All while pre... Read Chapter

Part 2 - XII.

Submitted: June 16, 2019

“And my father?” the Prince of D’Hiver Nero asks urgently. Prince Cyan and Sir Errol walk briskly down a charred street. A... Read Chapter

Part 3. - I.

Submitted: June 26, 2019

Part 3 - Tianala and Aoide “Never in my life have I seen a creature more beautiful than my beloved daughter,” a man by the n... Read Chapter

Part 3 - II.

Submitted: July 02, 2019

            "Marvelous." Tianala breathes quietly to herself, mesmerized. She watches a da... Read Chapter

Part 3 - III.

Submitted: July 08, 2019

“The performance was splendid!”  Tianala snaps the lid of her viola case into place. She overhears a group of gentlem... Read Chapter

Part 3 - IV.

Submitted: July 15, 2019

  At another event, Tianala finishes a performance. A number of weeks have passed since her second encounter with Prince Cerulea... Read Chapter

Part 3 - V.

Submitted: July 24, 2019

“Hello Lady Tianala! Lovely morning today no?” The doorman greets the young woman when she climbs the steps to her pupil’s townhome... Read Chapter

Part 3 - VI.

Submitted: July 30, 2019

“Give my congratulations to your sister Tianala! Have a good evening!” For a short second, Tianala doesn’t grasp that the milk ... Read Chapter

Part 3 - VII.

Submitted: August 07, 2019

"Congratulations on your engagement, and your lovely performance tonight Lady Aoide." An audience member applauds the fated Queen. "T... Read Chapter

Part 3 - VIII.

Submitted: August 15, 2019

  “Lady Aoide?” The doorman Thomson opens the door to the fair-haired girl. “What brings you here? You look lovely as usua... Read Chapter

Part 3 - IX.

Submitted: August 20, 2019

  “You’re here!” Lord Ronan’s face is tired, his eyes full of despair. He is relieved by the sight of his eldest da... Read Chapter

Part 3 - X.

Submitted: August 28, 2019

  I will be everything he thought I couldn’t be. In Songless Siren Doire, there is a final incident that takes D... Read Chapter

Part 3 - Xi.

Submitted: August 29, 2019

“What is she doing?” Prince Cerulean overhears someone say in a harsh whisper. He catches a familiar face in his peripheral visio... Read Chapter

Part 3 - XII.

Submitted: September 10, 2019

“Lady Tianala,” A young boy sits next to the woman on a bench. His hair is a misty violet, and his skin is an olive color. A common c... Read Chapter

Part 3 - XIII.

Submitted: September 10, 2019

  “Your highness-” A Vicar at the door of the dining hall interrupts a serious conversation between Prince Cerulean, Prince ... Read Chapter