Teegan’s last day at home

Korlot is a small walled town along the hillside in the Lothian Highlands. Every morning Teegan and her little brother leave the Upper Gate with the handful of goats their family collected. They head out to the managed clover fields with their fences. The family cannot dedicate time to herd goats, not today. Dad will…

Session 6: Safety in stone, signs in the sky

This session was different. Up to this point there’s been some rather standard role-play. All that three tiers stuff – exploration, combat and social interaction in some balance. Each session’s balance was different, but most followed a particular pattern. Recap Introduce problem in the episode Try to solve the problem End in a place of…

Piyu returns to a hut

This is another part of the tale of Piyu and Kellamon. The two unlikely friends were merely associates during the Awakening. When the Awakening Wars started they fled, like many the fled to Telse and the Everflow in a search for peace.

Side Mission: Aamar and Saffron go on a chase

As most of The Five (now at seven) recover from combat and put out fires Aamar and a freshly healed Saffron rush to the rock outcropping where the group of Nak’s followers leadership seemed to be. It is dark, the embers of the burning trees and corpses does not provide much light. Aamar mutters a…

Prelude to a discovery

The recent empowerment of cantrips sparked the greatest interest in the Font of Two Paths out in Western Kin. This place is holy, clearly something unnatural creates the Everflow. Each day a new group shows up in worship, or to search the lands for a clue as to why this Awakening occurred. A generation ago…

Chasing Piyu

Finding this one was going to be trouble. The rough lands towards Telse along the Bell’an RangeĀ is a good place to hide. Getting into the unclaimed hills is a way to avoid the Crinth-Aszel war and, probably more importantly, a way to find evade capture. Some rush to the front, where the number of Aszel…

Creating a new world

It comes with just a single question. What if? What if I started a new blog? What if we talked about fantasy fiction? What if the stories told coincided with a role-playing game? What if I set myself back two decades and cracked open Dungeons & Dragons again? What if the themes were strong adult…