In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
1D: A mysterious star-lit revel on a high bare hilltop.
2D: A woman suddenly bereft of love and family, daughter to a long heritage of sorceresses and poisoners.
6H: The alliance by marriage of a certain tyrant's family with the cult of a certain desert god.
9D: The secluded home of an exiled court-wizard.
God-kings of War
1D: The human servant of a mighty and unspeakable demiurge.
2D: A cask of honey wine, tribute to a fierce bandit-queen.
6H: A speaker for the ancestors, carrying secrets and warnings.
9D: A much-decorated company of the enemy's light cavalry.
the Unquiet Past
1D: The boasting chief of a team of rock-quarriers.
2D: The passage of a ghostly army, dragging their slain and injured.
6H: The bloodthirsty ghosts of those drowned in an accursed water.
9D: A camp physician, her pockets full of salves and drugs.
a Nest of Vipers
1D: A great convocation of mages, with many orders attending.
2D: A midwife, weary and appalled, having delivered a tenth consecutive stillbirth.
6H: A tower of silver and alabaster, which rises from the sea under the new moon.
9D: The corpse of a lord's hunting hound, caught in a rose-briar.