The energy beings who often prefer to take a human form choose to live on a distant Rimworld, in a jungle. Their dilapidated fort is as deceptive as the Witches themselves. Thirteen years ago, frontier gods ignored their eons-old protocol and took in two orphans; both human but mentally different as night and day. The girl was born with a mind whose powers and capability could one day eclipse even those of the frontier gods. The boy is just a normal human child who thirteen years later begins to feel he doesn't belong and wants to sail out to the stars to find his tribe.
Some frontier gods support the boy's quest to reconnect with his people; others do not. And while there had been many conflicts amongst the frontier gods, none were as dangerous and deadly as the one that plays out in a jungle clearing where every move, every decision will have far reaching effects on the lives of every galactic dweller….