It is said that the greatest of soldiers stands backed by every soldier in the army, and every soldier who came before.
It is said that the greatest of politicians stands backed by their entire district and their entire nation.
General Tsukushi Tada, it is said, held off an entire army with the strength of his voice alone. But there is more to the story than that.
Tales of the Sunrise Lands is available now from Guardbridge Books. Read my short story, “The Greatest Victory,” and seventeen others “inspired by the culture and literary traditions of Japan. From steadfast samurai and contemplative monks, to transforming animals, horrifying spirits and everyday objects come to life, these tales transport you to the magical world of the Sunrise Lands.”