Tomb of the Lost Empress

Fantasy Short Story, 5,600 words.

Police Constable Madeline Ellis is a Sounder: someone born with magical hearing that allows her everything within the bubble of her sound field with perfect clarity. When she and a civilian PI are in the wrong place at the wrong time, it will be up to her Sounding, a packet of spell papers, and a little luck to make it out alive.

Published 2017 in Sibyl’s Scriptorium,