Sirtago and Poet's longest adventure to date, "Pieces in the Game" follows the pair as they must navigate a war between the Tey'ei and the Kajaghn. Making things worse is someone is trying to unleash an unholy terror that has been locked away for millennia. Can Poet solve the mystery and keep an eye on his over-zealous friend, Sirtago, Ka of Triogassa? This novella originally appeared in Swords of Fire 1.
Jack Mackenzie's stories have appeared in Dark Worlds Magazine, Encounters Magazine, Neo-Opsis Magazine, Raygun Revival and in the anthologies Magistria: The Realm of the Sorcerer from Ricasso Press,Sails and Sorcery from Fantasist Enterprises, Swords of Fire from Rage Machine Publications. He is the co-editor of the anthology The Void Eternal also from Rage Machine Publications. He lives in the wild country of British Columbia, Canada with his wife and daughter.