Zera has spent her life suppressing her nature. As a born Warrior on a planet of empaths, she has held her inner fire under ruthless iron control. When she accepts an assignment to the newly established Colony 29, she relishes the opportunity to finally be valued for her warrior skills.
Odran is a skilled scientist on a planet of warriors. Colony 29 offers a chance at a different life, an opportunity to pursue his research away from the endless mercenary wars of his people.
When Zera is tasked to lead an investigation into newly discovered alien tech that threatens the survival of the fledgling colony, Odran is assigned as her scientific advisor. Falling for a warrior was never on Odran’s agenda, but sparks fly between them, as they struggle to resist the promise of a Dark Fire that will consume them.
What to expect: Glorious world building, spicy alien romance, enemies to lovers, enthusiastic consent. Recommended 18+ due to sexual content.