In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
10H: The child of a great and renowned theologist, forced into priesthood against both inclination and nature.
9D: The secluded home of an exiled court-wizard.
7S: A slayer of monsters, heralded and lauded.
6H: The alliance by marriage of a certain tyrant's family with the cult of a certain desert god.
God-kings of War
10H: A tender of war-bulls, shaved-headed and fearless.
9D: A much-decorated company of the enemy's light cavalry.
7S: The guardian spirit of a foolhardy, naive, reckless and impressionable young person.
6H: A speaker for the ancestors, carrying secrets and warnings.
the Unquiet Past
10H: The meeting by chance of old enemies, one less forgetful than the other.
9D: A camp physician, her pockets full of salves and drugs.
7S: Instruments of torture, haunted by their long-dead victims.
6H: The bloodthirsty ghosts of those drowned in an accursed water.
a Nest of Vipers
10H: A wizard jealously guarding her magical territory.
9D: The corpse of a lord's hunting hound, caught in a rose-briar.
7S: A fur-trapper, simple but good-natured, and his daughter.
6H: A tower of silver and alabaster, which rises from the sea under the new moon.