In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
9D: The secluded home of an exiled court-wizard.
2D: A woman suddenly bereft of love and family, daughter to a long heritage of sorceresses and poisoners.
7H: A spirit of the wilds, mercurial in form, sister to gazelles.
5H: A deer-path through towering woods to a still pond.
God-kings of War
9D: A much-decorated company of the enemy's light cavalry.
2D: A cask of honey wine, tribute to a fierce bandit-queen.
7H: A demon of rage and avarice, secret power behind a great tyrant's rule.
5H: A great army's marching orders, passwords, and signals.
the Unquiet Past
9D: A camp physician, her pockets full of salves and drugs.
2D: The passage of a ghostly army, dragging their slain and injured.
7H: A fallen temple, overgrown with moss and ivies.
5H: The awakening of three powerful and malignant genii.
a Nest of Vipers
9D: The corpse of a lord's hunting hound, caught in a rose-briar.
2D: A midwife, weary and appalled, having delivered a tenth consecutive stillbirth.
7H: A squat town on the banks of a wide, long river, rich from plunder, whose men raid up and down the river in their ugly boats.
5H: The college of a small but prestigious magical order.