In Brazen Dreams by Matthew Ward shady characters converge on a powerful relic.
Tara Calaby asks “what happens after happily ever after” in Ashes.
Redemption Waits by Mike Brooks set in his Keiko universe (Dark Run).
A Steelhaven short story by Richard Ford, The Halfwyrd’s Burden.
A Crown for Cold Silver by Alex Marshall
The Liar’s Key by Mark Lawrence
The Vagrant by Peter Newman
Peter V. Brett
The Mud, the Blood and the Years by Ragnarok and Orbit author John R. Fultz
A dark and enjoyable piece from Jason Deem named Symbiosis.