Paraieta: L’Appel du Vide

Draenor Prime The walls trembled. Dust clogged her nose and mouth when she opened it to scream and all that emerged was a strangled, choking gurgle. Soot stung in her eyes and a falling chunk of debris nearly knocked her to the ground. She was searching for something. Searching, but for what? The sound of… Continue reading Paraieta: L’Appel du Vide

Livyani: Running Away

The Temple of the Red Crane huddled deep in the primal forests of Krasarang. The retaining wall that circled the entire complex looked as though it had grown naturally from the wilds thanks to the thick, choking vines that held the crumbling stones together. Livyani Silvermane sat astride a slender riding crane at one of… Continue reading Livyani: Running Away

Aveith: Introduction

They told him that he likely answered to another name, once. An elf name. The woman who brought him from the Court of Bones to Acherus suggested that, with the right connections and the right incentive, it might be possible to find out who he had once been. He considered it unnecessary. They called him… Continue reading Aveith: Introduction

Queen’s Gambit

Jevrell Starcaller, Highborne arcanist and matriarch of one of the oldest noble families in Eldre’thalas, stood at the edge of Krasus’ Landing and peered over the edge of the floating isle. Far below, the ivory spires of Suramar City clawed upward, glowing pale lavender and rosy gold in the pre-dawn light. It was just as… Continue reading Queen’s Gambit

Paraieta: Out of the Shadow, Light

Silence in the Sanctum of Shadow was as heavy and tangible as a woolen blanket. Despite Netherlight Temple’s high ceilings and the number of priests coming and going throughout the day, the whole place maintained an atmosphere of hushed reverence. This was doubly true in the Sanctum of Shadow. Across the temple, in the Sanctum… Continue reading Paraieta: Out of the Shadow, Light