SORGHUM AND SPEAR is an African fantasy saga about young girls called to serve their people in a time of war during their ages of innocence. For a young farm girl named NAMAZZI who dreams of escaping the sleepy farm village of her birth, her life would be forever changed the day that monsters came there to find her.
Way of the Eternal follows our main character NAMAZZI, a young farm girl who lives in a hidden village atop a sacred mountain, separated and forgotten by both sides of the conflict. The people of MARDURI know nothing of the war below, and she is preparing for a rite of womanhood ceremony along with the other girls in the village. As she considers a chance to leave the village or remain with her family, their village is attacked by a horde of goblins lead by a mysterious looking pair or demons, who begin to capture the girls and raze the village.
NAMAZZI discovers she is one of the ASCENDED, a powerful and ancient warrior clan that have fantastic abilities. As she and the girls seek to escape, they are rescued and taken to the holy city of NGOLO-ADE, where all the young girls of the realm are being trained to use their abilities and skills to stop a growing army of demons and monsters coming to end the Forever War once and for all. Here, they struggle with this new reality in various ways, as throughout the realm, the larger conversations of how to handle the threat show that not all An’fre agree with the ways of the Goddess-Queen.
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