In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
4H: The night each year that a certain ghost is allowed her freedom.
2D: A woman suddenly bereft of love and family, daughter to a long heritage of sorceresses and poisoners.
3H: The sorcerously animate homunculus of a wizard, more clever than wise, recently dead.
3S: A camp-wanton, pretty and pliant, prone to drink.
God-kings of War
4H: A token indicating that its bearer speaks for the high general.
2D: A cask of honey wine, tribute to a fierce bandit-queen.
3H: An unspeakable demon of atrocity and rage, bound in chains for a thousand years, aware suddenly of a minute loosening of his bonds.
3S: A warrior overcome with the weight of his weapons and the smell of gore.
the Unquiet Past
4H: An ambitious petty-wizard, quick to take offense.
2D: The passage of a ghostly army, dragging their slain and injured.
3H: The guardian of a tomb, a statue cast in silver with ruby eyes.
3S: A rough wolf-hunter, surly, filthy, and crude.
a Nest of Vipers
4H: A fallen-in mansion, where by night ghosts and devils meet.
2D: A midwife, weary and appalled, having delivered a tenth consecutive stillbirth.
3H: An imbiber of sorcerous drugs, seeking congress with demons.
3S: A precocious child disputing with philosophers and declaimers.