The Red Honey Witch

Arati’s curse killed her mother, it grieved her father, it isolated her from everyone but Goodwitch Vidya, who says she is gifted.

  • Excerpt

    The men arrived when the sun was high. They came demanding not money but healing honey, red from the crimson flowers found only here. To Arati’s surprise, Vidya refused. To her even greater surprise, the lowlanders left.

    “They cannot gather the honey themselves,” the witch told her. “And they know better than to harm a witch.”