Lightbringer Agent Clyde Jessup is assigned to escort the fallen god Ba’al on a diplomatic mission to Metamor. While hanging around with the Prince of Shadow is never a Lightbringer’s idea of a good time, things rapidly get more complicated when Ba’al agrees to help Majestrix Kyia with a thorny geopolitical problem. Soon Agent Jessup finds himself walking into the dark and deadly Plane of Shadow. What he finds there will test his courage, his resolve, and his sanity. A shadowy tale of fantasy and cosmic horror in the world of Metamor City.
(27,830 words, e-book)
This story is included in the collection Divine Intervention: Tales of Metamor City, Vol. II.