Forces (original version)
hosts the Original Version, as it was originally edited and
published on this website between July 2006 and April 2009.
Forces is the story of a Scottish SAS soldier and a Soviet
spetsnaz soldier. The
epic consists of three cycles: Soldiers,
Forces is available to read for free on this website: Soldiers,
enemies who meet in the line of duty during the early days
of the Soviet Union's last war in Afghanistan. Behind enemy
lines respect and finally love grow ... but that's only the
of these two men is dark, brutal, fuelled by aggression and
insane lust. Steeped in pain and killing, with death as their
shoulder companion, these Special Forces soldiers meet in
1980. Their intense hatred caused by rape, revenge and torture
turning into fucked-up lust and years of secret encounters
in the rat-infested labyrinth of Kabul and the Afghan mountains.
Time, despair and desolation smoothing down the sharpness
of hatred, its venom drained with each physical encounter,
the lust helping to form an understanding that only two men
of the same kind can share. Enemy Mine and Brothers in Arms
- on two different sides.
novel spans across over twenty-five years of their lives.
It's harsh and violent, but life is cruel and they just do
what they need to survive.
Forces © Marquesate and Vashtan 2006-2009. All rights
Forces is available in paperback for print-cost only from
Camouflage Press, and
the ebook version is available as a free download.
also be read online on this website.