Happiness is a rare commodity in the middle of a centuries-long war dividing the galaxy.
Born and raised in times of war, Caranna Baro refuses to settle for being a powerful sorceress. She craves recognition, the Dark Lady title, and she stops at nothing to reach her goal. But she needs a mentor to guide and train her further for the gruesome trials and everyday life ahead.
Tyren Tebbet, is the youngest Dark Lord ever to lead the Defense Circle. He is hated as much as he is feared, not only by the enemy, but by his own people too. When another attempt on his life takes place, an unexpected ally, a young up and coming sorceress, changes his life forever.
Overtaken by their feelings for each other, Caranna and Tyren fight together, keeping one another alive despite the never-ending threat pouring from all directions.
Can they defeat fate and build a life together, or will the mark she carries bring destruction to rain over them, turning their dreams into ashes?