In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
JH: An altar overflowing with flowers and bowls of honey.
2H: The ascension to mastery of a student wizardess, unrecognized by her order but absolutely clear and undeniable to her inner self.
2D: A woman suddenly bereft of love and family, daughter to a long heritage of sorceresses and poisoners.
7C: The seventh wife of a tyrant king, carrying his chief huntsman's child.
God-kings of War
JH: The head of a high war-captain, in a carved wooden cask.
2H: An old, proud fortress on an important mountain pass.
2D: A cask of honey wine, tribute to a fierce bandit-queen.
7C: A sword held in great esteem by a certain warrior lineage, drawn now for the first time in three lifetimes.
the Unquiet Past
JH: A hermit priestess, practicing obscure deprivations.
2H: A serpent-demoness, malicious and venomous, seeking vengeance.
2D: The passage of a ghostly army, dragging their slain and injured.
7C: A ruthless bully of an under-officer with high ambitions.
a Nest of Vipers
JH: The burglary of the storehouse of a powerful robber-merchant.
2H: A conjurer who needs blood to entice his uncouth spirits.
2D: A midwife, weary and appalled, having delivered a tenth consecutive stillbirth.
7C: A noble house's signatory ring, left behind in a street brawl.