Ideologue

CHAPTER 26 – II Like his rival, Stievo struggled with the outcome of the San Francisco confrontation. Was he not … More

Pragmatism

CHAPTER 26 (1963-1969) – I The two great Champions had been circling each other for a decade and a half. … More

Crisis

CHAPTER 25 – III Aricame had to stop Stievo and Bacu before it was too late. He put out an … More

Sunset

CHAPTER 25 – II Ohrmazdian art sold all over the country, yet the vast majority of sales came from the … More

Space

CHAPTER 25 (1957-1962) – I Ahrimanic temples were sprouting up all over the country, yet the vast majority of them … More

River Fire

CHAPTER 24 – III They were both startled awake in the middle of the night, fully alert yet still disoriented, … More

I Will

CHAPTER 24 – II Following the end of the Rae-Ko confrontation, Stievo sought a career change. He was viewed within … More

Spirit Wanes; Form Appears

CHAPTER 24 (1954-1956) – I Self-loathing…self-investigation…interrogation. Aricame paced around, searching deep within…into what some people call “the soul.” It seemed … More

Frozen Conflict

CHAPTER 23 – III After Stievo attained power-parity with Aricame, both Champions knew there would be risks involved with attempting … More

Split

CHAPTER 23 – II Rae and Ko fought more than Cain and Abel. Though they were genetically identical and shared … More