In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
9H: A wandering exorcist, severe, who accepts no payment for his services but who lusts after carnal congress.
8C: A band of goat herders, armed, outraged by an injustice visited upon their clan.
1H: A farm manor, peaceful and prosperous.
1C: A spirit of the lower air, caught up in joyous human celebration.
God-kings of War
9H: A terrible and devastating ambush.
8C: A high, many-towered wall on a fierce border.
1H: A secret order of warrior-mystics, defending their relics.
1C: A local warlord's ancestral sword, much honored.
the Unquiet Past
9H: The wetnurse of an austere scholar's adopted child.
8C: The father of a child possessed by a voracious spirit.
1H: A girl with the soul of a leopard, born inappropriately into a human body.
1C: A waystation on a broad road, with a campsite and shrine.
a Nest of Vipers
9H: A young widower, raging, whose beautiful wife was murdered by sorcery by a romantic rival.
8C: A tempter devil, fond of luxury and sin, respecter of no law and every appetite, imprisoned until this very hour and minute within a stone crypt behind an old monk's garden.
1H: A vicious gang of cutthroats and alley-thieves.
1C: A jaded gladiator, murderer of both enemies and friends.