I'm writing another novel!

This time it's about a modern civilisation that falls to The Rending. Each human is given a timer, and they can increase their "time alive" by completing quests and growing in power. All time is being funnelled to the very top of the world, and myth tells that if one reaches the Void at the top of the ten-layered world, you can attain immortality. Regular gardener Damisch rises to become a hero in this world ruled by death.

Four hundred years after The Rending, a magical civilisation built off of the ashes of the old one holds Orders, who maintain the records of the past, before The Rending. A young Junior Professor discovers Damisch's story, and watches with great interest...