Age of the Wolf by Alec Worley

By Alec Worley

During this debut photograph novel assortment for author Alec Worley and artist Jon Davis Hunt, humanity's days are numbered. On a quiet day in London the peace is shattered as ravening werewolves seem from nowhere to tear town and its population aside. Rowan Morrigan is likely one of the few to arrive defense and it's with dawning apprehension that it turns into transparent she is our merely desire, the final witch who, untrained as she is, are able to carry the wolves again. In a narrative filled with unforeseen twists and turns that stretches throughout Rowan's lifetime, not anything might be taken with no consideration.

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The queen raised her goblet, saying: ‘Let our guest be commended to your care. The honour is yours. ’ She took her leave, and then went back again to her guest. His heart bore her love’s burden. The same had befallen her on his account, as her heart and her eyes affirmed––they were obliged to make common cause with her. Courteously, the lady then said: ‘Command me, lord. Whatever you wish I’ll arrange, for you are worthy of it. And let me have your leave to depart. ’ Her candle-holders were of gold; four lights were carried on them before her, and she was riding to a place where she found plenty more.

Hear now this adventure’s ways. It will acquaint you with both joy and sorrow. Joy and peril ride by its side. Now, even if there were three of me, each individually practising skills counterweighing mine, it would require wild invention if they were willing to acquaint you with what I alone shall make known to you––all three would have their work cut out! A story I will now renew for you, which tells of great loyalty, womanly woman’s ways, and man’s manliness so steadfast that it never bent before hardship.

The queen reclined in the window––other ladies sat by her. Now see, there Hiuteger was halting, too, in the very place where fame had befallen him before. When he saw this knight come galloping towards him, he thought: ‘When or how did this Frenchman come to this land? Who sent this haughty fellow here? ’ Though their chargers were not slow to prance they both drove them on with spurs, from the gallop into the full tilt. They showed knightly courage, neither denying the other the joust. The splinters flew high into the air from bold Hiuteger’s spear, but his defence felled him on the grass behind his charger.

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