In a Wicked Age
four oracles


A Penny for Your Thoughts

Blood & Sex

7C: The seventh wife of a tyrant king, carrying his chief huntsman's child.

10H: The child of a great and renowned theologist, forced into priesthood against both inclination and nature.

JC: The death of the primary heir of a local noblewoman.

1H: A farm manor, peaceful and prosperous.

God-kings of War

7C: A sword held in great esteem by a certain warrior lineage, drawn now for the first time in three lifetimes.

10H: A tender of war-bulls, shaved-headed and fearless.

JC: A powerful general's death of her wounds, which will shatter her army into factions.

1H: A secret order of warrior-mystics, defending their relics.

the Unquiet Past

7C: A ruthless bully of an under-officer with high ambitions.

10H: The meeting by chance of old enemies, one less forgetful than the other.

JC: A small room under the foundation, its doorway bricked shut, the prison of a dreadful and malicious spirit.

1H: A girl with the soul of a leopard, born inappropriately into a human body.

a Nest of Vipers

7C: A noble house's signatory ring, left behind in a street brawl.

10H: A wizard jealously guarding her magical territory.

JC: The ghost of a suicide, a person overcome by guilt and shame, who finds in death no release.

1H: A vicious gang of cutthroats and alley-thieves.