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❝ They shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. ❞
— Isaiah 40:31
Tensions rise to a boiling point when the Akaan, a nomadic tribe long reviled for their senseless violence, starts the first phrase of their ruthless expansionist agenda. Upon catching wind of the Akaan's plans, Jaleh of the Kote sets out on a personal mission to track down the leader of the Akaan tribe and bring an end to this vicious cycle of blood. Sahar decides to accompany her sibling, keeping an ever watchful eye out for what remains of the Kote.
Metanoia is a story about decay and renewal.