Successful participant in the April 2022 Royal Road Writathon When the Princess is murdered, the Mother Goddess offers her the chance of becoming a spirit beast to protect her disabled brother, the Crown Prince, from the sinister plots of their evil stepmother. The price that Weasilli, the trickster god, extracts for this boon: All memory of who she once was and why she is so keen to protect this boy. But, to liven things up, he does let her remember everything else from her education as a princess, because a cougar with expert knowledge of kingdom finance and court etiquette could be fun. Updates will be 1,000 to 1,500 words but not on the usual daily schedule but as I get them written, through July 11, when I have oral surgery. The schedule will go back to something regular after that, assuming I haven't finished the story by then.