Dark Fantasy - Clovel Sword Saga

The early adventures about Urith of Esterblud focus on his unsettled past as a mercenary fighter and treasure seeker. Set in the time before the Clovel Sword Chronicles, where the turmoil of dark overlords brings a warrior who seeks vengeance at the tip of a spear or the edge of a sword.

Clovel Sword Saga: Volumes 1 - 3 

The early adventures about Urith of Esterblud focus on his unsettled past as a mercenary fighter and treasure seeker. Set in the time before the Clovel Sword Chronicles, where the turmoil of dark overlords brings a warrior who seeks vengeance at the tip of a spear or the edge of a sword. Volume 1 begins with the loss and heartbreak that shapes Urith’s future. Recently scarred in battle, Urith tries to adjust to the death of his father when his world collapses in disaster and heartbreak. Volume 2 finds Urith working on releasing the spirits of his loved ones from the clutches of a vengeful underworld god. Bitterness fills him, and he seeks retribution for his loss. Volume 3 brings a friend back into the life of Urith. Fame and fortune wait for discoverers of the lost Temple of Nilgava. However, there’s a reason the city remains cursed and abandoned. 

The Bleeding Mountains: Clovel Sword Saga 4 

Following his betrayal by an old friend, Urith finds no relief from his self-imposed exile away from Esterblud. While Urith finds his fighting skills in high demand, each bloody encounter only brings the warrior more scars and pain. Even with his subconscious death wish, his luck and ability keep the young man from finding atonement by dying in battle. Traveling to the small kingdom of Rarfell, Urith discovers a weak ruler and his queen, who are barely able to hold the kingdom together. When the Gallaeci tribe takes over in an unexpected invasion, the Esterblud warrior helps the queen escape from the clutches of a ruthless warlord. In the aftermath of the encounter, Urith must decide on a difficult path where honor and duty are tangled with his hunger for a woman who seeks retribution and his promise made to loyal friends.