Seventeen-year-old Rema lives in a brutal kingdom where travel between regions is forbidden, people are starving, and looking at someone the wrong way can mean death. Nineteen-year-old Darmik is the king’s son and Commander of the King’s Army. He spends his days roaming the island, doing his father’s bidding and trying to maintain control over the people.
This warrior would rather gamble and drink, but the absent gods have greater plans for him. Despite his warriors’ lineage, Erroh would rather waste his potential stumbling from one tavern to the next. However, when wanderings bring him upon the gruesome slaughter of a village he is torn from carefree ways and thrust into destiny. Erroh must take up his swords and walk among gods. The eternal lights of Spark City and the cryptic trials of The Cull are just beyond the horizon and he must overcome the challenges within.