When Robert Jordan, the author of the awesome Wheel of Time series, died of amyloidosis in 2007, some fans published a compilation of short stories to raise money for amyloidosis research. I wrote and submitted the following story, and it was included in the compilation:
If you’re interested in buying a copy of the anthology, it’s available here:
Note: The war in which Denelain was wounded nine years ago was very different from the “Great War,” which was waged generations ago and involved the gods themselves. I think I need to edit the story a little to make that more clear.