featured in Lost Love Anthology
Time has stood still in 19th century Germany. The kingdom of Adelheim is in ruins as a mad tyrant has assumed the role of Führer with the help of his mystical Bionic army. Prince Jenryk van t’Veer, the only surviving member of the royal family, has been taken prisoner while his childhood friend, Commander Wulfram Röthke, has been coerced by the enemy. Different sides of the same coin, both live in agony over the loss of their true love. In a world where time is meaningless and evolution if a myth, the two must find a way to live again in memory of Fraulein Iva, the woman they both loved.
Nikkita's debut short story, 'Edelweiss,' is featured in Dragon Soul Press' Lost Love Anthology and available for purchase now!
A TINKER'S SPARK
Dietreich the Welder is an eccentric young man with a talent for tinkering. His colleague, a chronomancer by the moniker of Fetzig, is an ambitious dreamer who who seeks to work towards a better tomorrow. When Fetzig discovers that Dietreich possesses the power of turning metal scraps into brass, he seeks to exploit his talents for the benefit of his experiments.
Inspired by the iconic characters of Wicked and The Wizard of Oz, ‘A Tinker's Spark’ tells the tale of two peculiar friends and follows the events leading to one’s descent into madness and the other’s fall from grace.
HEART OF A HAWK
Twelve year old Reinhardt is cursed to forever live in perpetual adolescence with a body and mind that will never age. Recently orphaned, the young girl has inherited her father's role as guild leader of the Brass Hawk Society, a sanctuary for the forsaken. In this dark short story following a young girl doomed to forever be on the outside looking in, Reinhardt must battle her inner demons as she is consumed by envy and haunted by the memory of a woman she once admired.