The game of politic isn’t new. It’s simply more forward. Take for instant, a simple game of chess is actually politic played out on a game board.
This is the agenda of Queen Erin. The games she are forced to play. Although, she’s playing a dangerous game, vying two powerful warrior kings against each other because she knows she’s without the option of losing.
The queen (♕,♛) is the most powerful piece in the game of chess, able to move any number of squares vertically, horizontally or diagonally and that’s what Erin does. Each player starts the game with one queen, placed in the middle of the first rank next to the king and Erin plays the broad very well.
In the game of war-chess. It isn’t a chess piece one loses. It’s their life.
I made the book more than about violence, battle scenes, blood and gore, although they are important elements when writing about warring nations. But I wanted it to show the cleverness of strategy and the use of power when one is the underdog.