On the wave-beaten shores of an unknown country, a young shipwrecked boy named Phale is taken in by the family of a castle steward. As he begins to understand the customs and laws of this strange, new land, Phale discovers a society that is in ?onstant conflict with a race of malevolent, magical beings. At the epicentre of this ceaseless struggle, is a gateway between worlds: the very castle in which Phale now resides, and of which he may soon be fated to become the steward, or as the locals call it, the Locumten.
Dmitri Talanov has studied, taught and worked in different climates and countries. He has crashed motorbikes, built electrical networks, saved lives and been saved by others; he has dreamed and traveled to other realms. He writes about his impressions and experiences in order to share them, and to let readers follow in his footsteps, or create their own realms on the basis of his books. Now leave this description, what's the point of reading it? Dive into these realms and decide for yourself.