After becoming mortally wounded during a routine boar hunt Eyvind, the crown prince of Carron, unwittingly changed the paths and destinies of plotting nations. As he lay dying, a chance encounter with Roni (a mythical healer from the hidden land of Imen-Hera) sets the wheels of this transformation in motion. In tending to Eyvind's wounds, Roni becomes seized by curiosity and finds herself violating a cardinal rule of her land. A violation which carries the punishment of banishment. Her magic is witnessed by an ogre-lusting for gold-who w seeks to entrap her through his crude kwledge of sorcery. While neighboring nations forge alliances veiled in deceit to grab power, gold and control by any means possible, Roni's predicament continues to set off different chains of events as she runs for her life through a maze of unkwn lands rife with danger at every turn. How can Roni make it through unkwn territory to safety with a growing number of pursuers on her heels? Including the kingdom of Carron, who seek her power of alchemy as the means to an end for their sinister plans to overthrow neighboring nations?