After a cataclysmic plague sweeps across America, survivors come together to form citystate-like communities for safety. Daisy is a Runner for The Compound, a mix of post-apocalyptic postal service and black market salvaging operation. When her lover Heather goes missing, though, Daisy ventures beyond the settlement walls to find her.
A group of isolated shieldmaidens protect their village against a tide of men who think they can take their land from them. Vif takes her band of women off viking to quell the advances of a loitering mystical scumbag, Bjarte. But some battles rage on inside us long after the field is empty, and some opponents won’t ever stay down.