Disclaimer, chapters centered around Dieharamon can get a little dark, nothing graphic or anything but its definitely not all sunshine and daises
Chapter 3:The Tragnashi
Dunes of burnished sand rolled over the trackless desert, each higher than the waves of a tempest and hiding a thousand secrets lost from human memory. A vindictive sun scorched the earth, long ago having incinerated all but the hardiest life to dust.
A Raven, small for its kind, soared over the land in defiance of the sun. Its emerald eyes surveyed the world below in search of a city. The land knew the Raven was amiss and retaliated against its intrusion with a whirlwind of lashing sand. The Raven cawed once, evading the sand's grasping fingers, and ascended beyond the volatile land's reach.
The last towering dune subsided, giving