In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
1H: A farm manor, peaceful and prosperous.
5D: A chattel slave who has broken both his bonds and his master's skull.
JS: A priestess of a merciful temple of healers, on pilgrimage to the birthplace of her order.
10S: A wandering spirit, visible at will, an inflamer of human passions.
God-kings of War
1H: A secret order of warrior-mystics, defending their relics.
5D: The arrival of unexpected and improbable allies.
JS: A fortress guarding the only pass through treacherous mountains, overseen by a corrupt and voracious war-captian.
10S: The mutiny and revolt of a prestigious cavalry company.
the Unquiet Past
1H: A girl with the soul of a leopard, born inappropriately into a human body.
5D: A gutted tower, home to many birds.
JS: A knowledge-mad sorceress, delving into ancient secrets.
10S: An ancient stone way marker, indicating an overgrown road.
a Nest of Vipers
1H: A vicious gang of cutthroats and alley-thieves.
5D: The solemnization of treaty between two neighboring principalities, negotiated in the face of brutality and assassination, brave and hopeful but quite doomed.
JS: The flight of a prince and his forbidden lover into hiding.
10S: A court dandy, casually cruel, exiled from the presence of the prince for a petty slight.