Walking Castles II: Stowswell

The year is 1345. Knighthood is in bloom. Conflicts erupted between the various nations of Faria, a bean-shaped continent, that lasted a year or several, but ended eventually. Where there was peace, knights fought each other in war games intended not to be lethal, but which often were. Tournaments they were called. Mounted team combats […]

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Elisa Marsa Duchess of Thrane, Elisa of Change: A Meditation on a Favourite Character from “Light”

Elisa was thought a fop at the courts of any of the Three Realms. To the Queens she was a worry. They feared another ambitious noble would try for her fief, and take it probably. The woman had no record in war, no honour. Just a very pretty, scarless, white-as-snow complexion, kissable triangle of a […]

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