1. Malicious Designs

Cogs: Footnotes
1. Malicious Designs

Malicious Designs is the first book in Cogs. Set 25 years after the Cleansing, the story starts with Avril Ethanson salvaging tech in the abandoned city of Taral...

1.1 The Dragon’s Eye
515th year of the true gods 25 years after the Cleansing The electromagnetic-shield that protected the dead city of Taral flared blue where the dragon skimmed across its surface. When he saw the beast, Avril’s wrench slipped on the bolt he was working loose, and he mashed his hand
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  • Ariel Chi’Thorn Bondsan: A member of Thorn Chi’Mikkel Bondsan’s cadre.
  • Avril Ethanson: A young man who was raised salvaging tech in the wastelands.
  • Baram: A vulture who wanders the wastelands.
  • Beads: A motorist who breaks down in the Damarian desert.
  • Ethan: The man who raised Avril.
  • Framan: Somebody hunters and cadres are looking for.
  • Gabe: A hunter with a talent for sniping.
  • Laurill: A young woman with a talent for finding hidden information.
  • Maxian: A dualist, and the son of Tralit d’Arathan.
  • Merle Chi’Thorn Bondsan: A member of Thorn Chi’Mikkel Bondsan’s cadre.
  • Mikkel Chi’Maiten Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Damar. Maiten’s chosen.
  • Milo: A Damarian tech trader.
  • Thorn Chi’Mikkel Bondsan: The first-sworn of one of Lord Mikkel’s cadres.
  • Topher Chi’Thorn Bondsan: A member of Thorn Chi’Mikkel Bondsan’s cadre.
  • Tralit d’Arathan: The terrible black dragon.
  • Unidentified vulture: An elderly vulture who wanders the wastelands.
  • Zin: A young woman who claims to dream of alternate realities.