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Tales of the Rose Knights


A series of stories written by award-winning authors Ruth Nestvold and Jay Lake.

by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Terracotta Once upon a time there was a rust-brown rabbit who lived in an ancient castle. The roofs were gone, the towers tottered, the courtyard was rife with brambles and roses gone as feral as an invading army. The sun shone through the eastern gate of a morning, and he would go out and nibble among the hardy grasses which thrived in the less shaded corners of the parade ground and wonder at the rotted banners hanging from the walls and why the world was shaped so.
Published on May 25, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Jan 6, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Jan 20, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Feb 3, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
The Rose Knight known as Golden Unicorn was a creature of field and forest, flowing across the mountain slopes as fire flows across the stubbled fields of autumn. She was born in the misty hills of the Farmost West, raised among the simple nut farmers of Chemeketa, bound to the service of no man nor spirit save her own will and the glories of those mountains. Her coat was the brown of polished walnut burl, and the horn upon her head glinted sunset gold. The relationship between unicorns and virgins is storied past the point of recognition, but the question of unicorn virginity is another matter entire. The Golden Unicorn had spent her youth dancing around the attentions of stallions and lusty lads alike, preferring to hold her heart--and body--for whatever the future might bring. Thus she arrived at adulthood with distant dreams and little grounding in the ordinary mechanics of pleasure. And so she dwelt at the center of her power, crackling with potential but with no grounding for her fulfillment. In time she left the Farmost West to find adventure and service in the Kingdoms of the East.
Published on Feb 17, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Mar 2, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Mar 16, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Mar 30, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Apr 13, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Apr 27, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on May 11, 2016
by jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Oct 12, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Oct 26, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Nov 9, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Nov 23, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Dec 7, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Dec 21, 2016
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Jan 4, 2017
by Jay Lake and Ruth Nestvold
Published on Jan 18, 2017
 
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