The Bleeding Cross

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic

Welcome to the world of the Cross! This world is filled with monsters, demons, witches, and unholy heretics! Only the Cardinals can keep the sane from the insane, the good from the evil. We follow the adopted son of a cardinal, as he navigates this uncertain world. What will he find? Will he ever sees his parents again? Will he find his purpose? What dark secrets might he discover?

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Prologue Part 1: Rainer's Descent


Rainer awakes on a beach with nothing, save for his cross. He finds a woman willing to give him food and clothing, provided he works.
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Prologue Part 2: The Blood Cardnial


Rainer, infuriated at the witch, goes to make a special stew, only to find an undead! He races back to the house, hoping his prey is still alive.
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Chapter 1: The Tricked Trickster


Four years have passed since Vulcir had been taken in by Rainer, the blood Cardinal. Vulcir needs to pass one more test before he can start his formal education at the school of Enlightenment.
Along the way, however, Rainer can't help but show off his skills against a Jester. The consequences are quite grim...
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Chapter 2: Rainer's Pride


Vulcir spent two weeks asleep, recovering from his injuries. Luckily, he sleept right until the day of his enrollment into his new school. He gets up and rushes to get ready and eats with his
father before he goes. However, before Rainer can go with him, a surprise guest makes an appearance.
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The School of Enlightenment (1)

"Ugh! Father said he wouldn't do this again. Why does he keep lying to me?" Vulcir asked himself, unsure of what to do. It's already ... Read Chapter

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