In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
9D: The secluded home of an exiled court-wizard.
3D: A raving prophet, advocating self-mortification and deprivation of the appetites.
10H: The child of a great and renowned theologist, forced into priesthood against both inclination and nature.
QC: The seizure of arcane powers by an arrogant and brutal wizard.
God-kings of War
9D: A much-decorated company of the enemy's light cavalry.
3D: A war-sorceress, slender but commanding, with golden hair.
10H: A tender of war-bulls, shaved-headed and fearless.
QC: An altar to devils of the waste, stinking with gore.
the Unquiet Past
9D: A camp physician, her pockets full of salves and drugs.
3D: The captain of a foreign troop, sent to collect tribute.
10H: The meeting by chance of old enemies, one less forgetful than the other.
QC: A wandering intelligence, intent on driving mortals mad.
a Nest of Vipers
9D: The corpse of a lord's hunting hound, caught in a rose-briar.
3D: The celebration of a day sacred to the city's chief cult.
10H: A wizard jealously guarding her magical territory.
QC: The warden ghost of the place, generous to the good-willed.