This story was first based on a chess board, but I don't think something is left in common...
After the destruction of the Amulet, the Legacy's last offspring, Lee, has no more magic powers. She needs to find a new place in a society of no order.
A short fable I wrote a long time ago. Though it is so short, I think it holds some important conclusions
'If human beings are all monsters, why should I sacrifice anything for them?' Orson Scott Card's Wyrms