From the author: Contrary to myth, a minotaur's horns do not show his strength, merely his honour - which minotaurs regarded as infinitely more important.
WAYS OF HONOUR
by Stephen Dedman
She was known as the swamp witch; it had been at least a century since she had answered to any other name. Dyosh women keep their child-names until they marry, and she had chosen to learn magic from the Khaladans rather than settle for a life as a second or third wife, renouncing her name as she had renounced her country. When Skeron the minotaur walked into her hut, muddy from his trek across the swamp and with his warhammer black with the ichor of marsh...