Tag: Ascendant

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  • The Champion

    _"lo, with spear in hand, / with a mighty band, / he / knocked down her white gates, / he carried our fates, / and / it rent him apart / to stab his lover's heart"_ -from _The Champion and The Lady_ by Bran Skaldur 33 BSF-1 BSF Gauis was born …

  • The Maiden

    _"To give nothing of us for others is to see ourselves unraveled."_ -from Jin Valtori The Maiden, who in life was known as Jin Valtori, was a Saefallan medico turned orphanage founder and director. Early in life she went to Wyvar to study the healing …

  • The Messenger

    _"More even than the exchange of flesh, letters weave together souls."_ -from the writings of Fada Amic 772-729 BSF Fada Amic was a human emissary from Esgalgrath, famous in her time for her varied career as a play actor and writer of philosophy …

  • The Chancellor

    _"You say I gave you your freedom, but it was never mine to give."_ -from a speech given by Myeung to his army. Myeung was a minor noble of the swampy region of the Radiant Empire who offered the Slave Army their freedom if they fought against their …

  • The Book of Specifications

    Chlothar's Book of Specifications is a legendary text on engineering that has served as the foundation of many inventions and discoveries. ...page in progress...

  • The Astronomer

    1414 ASF-1447 _"The time will rise when research across the years will illuminate that which now lies in the dark. One lifetime, even if devoted to our sky, is not enough for the inquiry of somethine so vast. Only through the birth and death of many …

  • The Physician

    _"Wherever there is true pursuit of medical knowledge, there is, at the heart of it, love."_ - from _Ethics of Medicine_ by Surfei Abnhald 923 ASF-998 ASF Known as Surfei Abnhald in life, "The Physician" was a pioneer in the field of medicince, a …

  • The Poetess

    1489 ASF-1542 ASF The Poetess, known as Nikola Askew, was born in Khanjivoram. Her father was the first architypographus, or director of printing, for the collegium of the holy isle, giving her access to a wealth of current literature throughout her …

  • The Ascent of Bhadra

    The Ascent of Bhadra is a poem detailing the ascendance of [[The Librarian]], written by an astronomer who witnessed the event while charting the night sky. ...page in progress...

  • The Alienist

    1255-1350 ASF The Alienist, known as Mikhale vi'Kalum in life, was a soldier and physician from the Posna Krajin who served in the battles against the Ackenzali retribution forces. He became a founder of a new field of medicine when he attempted to …