Tower – #writephoto – Trent P. McDonald


Photo by Sue Vincent

Note – this is part of the story, Towards the Light.  Click here for previous.  Go to the Table of Contents. Or start at the beginning: (click here for part 1 – The Tunnel)

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My head began to clear and I realized that we were in a small stone chamber.  With the view I had from the only window, we were in an upper floor of the building, which was at the top of a hill.

“Where are we?” I asked.

Whindel stopped glaring at Rawcliph and said, “We are in the Sorcerer’s Tower, the very heart of the land of Wizards.  This is the most sacred spot for my race.”

“As such,” Rawcliph said, “it is our Hall of Justice for the largest crimes against our race.  And Whindel, none have commit a crime as great as the one you have suggested.”

“I don’t understand,” I said.  “We are planning on taking Glumoric out of the picture so he can’t just come back, as he recently did.  This is the only way to heal Blavour.”

“I know all of that,” Rawcliph said.  “The problem is, you plan on sending him to the Void.  There is no higher treason to the Wizards.”

“It might not be that bad,” Whindel said.  “There is a chance it will restore Equilibrium.”

“But there is also a chance it will destroy us.”

“I still don’t understand,” I said.

“Did you not teach this being History?” Rawcliph asked?

“Of course I did,” Whindel answered.  “I just didn’t teach him Myth.”

He took a step away from us, and then turned, looking like a professor in front of a lecture hall.  “The story tells us that in the beginning there was a perfect world, a world in balance.  The only name we have for this world is Equilibrium.  It was the prime element, the most important and the other six were balanced around it.”

“OK,” I said.  “Uhm, Earth, Water, Air, Fire and…?”

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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6 Responses to Tower – #writephoto – Trent P. McDonald

  1. Pingback: Tower – Trent P. McDonald – The Militant Negro™

  2. trentpmcd says:

    Thanks Sue 🙂


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