The Decoy is a short story which takes place in the world of the main Light and Shadow series. It was released in the anthology, Unfettered II, (edited by Shawn Speakerman, published by Grim Oak Press) in 2016.
The story tells of Falion sen Ardhai and his mission to bear a message to the Queen-Regent Cindein s'Ilessid in the period leading up to the rebellion. The author has said that this short story will be most appreciated after completing Curse of the Mistwraith.
- Reddit Post, December 6, 2017