In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
4H: The night each year that a certain ghost is allowed her freedom.
6C: A small group of mothers, led by a midwife, fighting to protect their children from demons of illness.
KD: A company of desert horsemen, hiding a woman amongst them.
9S: The deathbed curse of a betrayed queen.
God-kings of War
4H: A token indicating that its bearer speaks for the high general.
6C: A brutish and tyrannical warlord and his uncouth thugs.
KD: A chest containing the tax monies of a rural province.
9S: A genius of flame, imprisoned within a brass mirror.
the Unquiet Past
4H: An ambitious petty-wizard, quick to take offense.
6C: The burglary of a magical order's innermost library.
KD: The exposure by erosion of a long-buried door.
9S: The opening by sorcery of an ancient door, set in the earth over the crypts of some forgotten convent or monestary, until now sealed with potent spells.
a Nest of Vipers
4H: A fallen-in mansion, where by night ghosts and devils meet.
6C: A baby's birth, heralded by prophets, written of in antique books, forseen by the wise.
KD: A wealthy merchant-priest with much political clout.
9S: A band of slavers both bold and incorrigible.