Happy New Year!
Book Two of The Myths of the Veritas began on February 27th, 2019 and ended with the last post on December 31, 2019. Below is an index to all the chapters of Book Two.
Myths of the Veritas: Feast and Fire (At a feast, the Veritas are attacked by the ROI who used fire arrows.)
On Horses? (The Veritas discover that Tu-Swift, the younger brother of Many Paths, is kidnapped by “The People who Stand on Horses” – that is, the ROI Tribe.)
Myths of the Veritas: The ROI (Introduction to the ROI Tribe).
Myths of the Veritas: The Z-Lotz (Introduction to the Z-Lotz tribe).
Tu-Swift in a Cage (This chapter depicts the imprisonment of Tu-Swift.
Many Paths Constructs her Way (Many Paths struggles with her duties as a leader of all the Veritas and her duties as the older brother of Tu–Swift).
Many Paths Becomes Clear (Many Paths, in consultation with others, determines to send a search party).
The Horse Whisperer (Tu-Swift is pressed into service training horses).
Search Party. (The adventures of the small search party sent to find Tu-Swift).
Dialogue and Discovery. (Many Paths leads a dialogue of discovery to reflect on what everyone collectively knows and what more they have yet to know).
The Bonds of Horses and Humans. (Tu-Swift learns more about horses).
The No-Rock Rock and the No-Door Door. (Shadow Walker & the Search Party are Stymied by a seemingly impossible door).
The Alliance of the ROI & the Z-Lotz. (Background on the relation of the ROI & Z-Lotz tribes).
Trees Die at the Edges. (Tu-Swift reconnoiters his surroundings).
The Drums of Hooves, Humans, & Hearts. (The Search Party Follows the Easy-to-Track Trail of the ROI).
The Path not Taken. (Many Paths Receives an Unwelcome Offer).
Tu-Swift’s Dream (Tu-Swift’s Dream)
Unstrung Bow (Tu-Swift Manages to Disable some of the Bows of the ROI).
Fire Arrows (The Search Party is Attacked by the ROI using Fire Arrows).
Finger-Pointing (The ROI Ask themselves who is to Blame).
Post-Fire Blues (The ROI React to their Situation).
Too Many Tu-Swifts (Another Dream of Tu-Swift’s)
BRA-BRILL’s Audience (BRA-BRILL finds trouble with NUT-PI).
Slow Tu-Swift (Tu-Swift is injured)
Shadow Walker’s Shadow Walking (Shadow Walker returns to the Camp of the ROI alone)
Eagle Eyes Eyes an Eagle (After the Search Party becomes Separated, Eagle Eyes Spots one of the Eagles she Trained).
Tu-Swift’s Vengeance (Tu-Swift has the Opportunity for Vengeance on his Captors).
The Doors of Mystery (Some of the Search Party Return to the Odd Door Encountered Earlier).
Many Pains for Many Paths (Further Attempts to Undermine the Leadership of Many Paths)
Myths of the Veritas: Killing Sticks (Eagle Eyes and Lion Slayer Witness Killings at the Great City of the Z-Lotz)
The Eyes of the Cat (Shadow Walker & Tu-Swift Meet some of the ROI)
Cats Eyes Shows her Gift (Cats Eyes Shares a Gift).
Tu-Swift Dreams of Drums (… and the Dream is Real!)
A Wild Ride (In a Log Flume)
Is there Honor in Killing Sticks? (Eagle Eyes and Lion Slayer Dialog about what they have seen).
The Illness that’s Everywhere (She Who Saves Many Lives shares with Many Paths).
When Eagles Return (Many Paths Receives a Message from Eagle Eyes)
A Small Snippet of Cloth (Many Paths Learns much from a Small Snippet of Cloth)
The Truth about Clouds and Gods (Eagle Eyes & Lion Slayer Continue their Homeward Journey)
Lion Slayer & Eagle Eyes Return (They continue their journey to the Center Place of the Veritas)
Mapping Out the Road Home (Shadow Walker, Tu-Swift and others Seek the Veritas)
Solomon’s Seal (Cat Eyes Prepares a Meal on the Journey)
Eagle Eyes Returns (At last, Many Path’s friend Eagle Eyes, along with Lion Slayer, return)
Eagle Eyes Tells her Tale (Eagle Eyes and Lion Slayer Recount their Witness of Killing Sticks).
Killing Sticks Dialogue (The Veritas Dialogue about Killing Sticks)
Skipping Stones (Trunk of Tree Confronts Many Paths; Shadow Walker & Tu-Swift Return; End of Book Two).