Shouts and raised fists call for every heart to be counted. Will Dias be counted among the marked in rebelling against the tyrannical SAFE Act, join the unmarked who hold his dream in their hands, or with everything to gain and nothing to lose, will he be able to keep a distant promise to not be blown away with everyone else?
With poverty looming, Damien’s desperate for a job, even if his boss is Grace. Furthermore, something odd seems to be happening with Adrianne, and the complications have brought a new archangel into the mess.
Haohi and Akai enjoy a pleasant anniversary celebration with drunk love and thoughtful gifts.
This story features .less Original Characters ———– “Stop fussing. You look fine.” Akai, tugging his collar, didn’t think so. Out of all the Halloween costumes in the world that were available to him, this one, he felt, made him look the most idiotic. He wore a fitted black suit, complete with black tie and matching…
In the last city, Mammon, the sins of past lives are inked onto the skin of every man, woman, and child with tattoo-like birthmarks. The more skin the markings cover, the deeper their sins, and the less trust they’re given. Trust that Dias Drake, a young man with 24% of his body covered in markings, will need if he wants to realize his dream of becoming an explorer. However, in Mammon, someone that heavily marked will find gaining trust near impossible, and so, a storm rolls over the city when the marked underclass organize.
Realizing Anima isn’t all that good at dating, Damien starts throwing things at the wall to see what sticks. Regardless of his success, he still can’t escape the needs of 3 rather pushy angels and does his best to juggle them while making sure he doesn’t go bankrupt.
Haohi’s planned movie night takes a lewd turn.
It had been a long time since Haohi had felt shame. True actual shame, the likes of which made it hard even for an angel like her to shoulder. She attempted to smooth out her dress in a vain attempt to comfort herself, but found that no matter how many times she ran…
David is now firmly on the side of Monsters, having fallen out with his former ally Silas. The parting was not amicable. Delilah’s plans for him have finally been put into action, and David will soon realize that a demon’s plots are not easy to escape… if he even wants to.
“We appreciate your interest in the position, but we’ve decided to go with another candidate at this time. Thank you.” Damien scowled at the email. Another rejection. He buried his head in his hands amidst a grumble. He knew when he started applying for a job he’d see more than one of these emails, but…
It was an angel so tall she may have even had a couple inches of Anima. From atop the her towering stature, she watched them enter the room. Just as distinctive as her height, however, was the second pair of arms clasped behind her back. “Damien, this is Adrianne. She’s an archangel of Intrinsicality and she has a few questions for you.”