If you have started following my new free short features for online fans entitled “Tales from the Swanky Boar”, here is volume #2. Fist La’brau–sometimes greatest swordsman in the realm, sometimes miserable drunkard, always followed by trouble–one wonders what darkness lurks around the corner for Fist La’brau? Learn how one such piece of trouble found him. Volume #2 is narrated by Ivan the Lipless form his dark corner of the Swanky Boar.
Beneath a rusted sky whose swift currents scoured the mountains into odd windblown shapes, a series of tunnels are chiseled from the rocks making a mountain into a stone honeycomb. The constant pinging of stone echoes throughout the maze of chaotic halls, through darkness and lantern light, through dust and debris. Their faces are darkened by dust and glazed by sweat as they constantly swing their picks into the crevasses that contain thin veins of silver ore that fuels the economy of the rogue city called Thuron . . .
– by J.Wade Harrell,