“End of the Line” (Part 1) by Scott Colby

The trail of blood was maybe a day old. It began in front of a trade house. Undurlund, the sign read. Why here? Did Boruin have business with Underlund? The trade house was serene, untouched, so I decided to follow…

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Chapter 08 – Belok’s Play, Part 01

Boruin woke with a hot coal of fire in his hand. His eyes snapped open as he released the spell from his burning fist. He saw Toaaho turned away from him in sleep, but it was too late to stop…

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Gruw and Gruw-Makken (Parasitic Mushroom)

Height: 1” (Gruw); 2” (Gruw-Makken) Length: 4” (Gruw); 3’ (Gruw-Makken) Weight: 8 oz. (Gruw); 1 lb (Gruw-Makken) The gruw is a sentry creature bred by the mah’saiid to guard special places where the race does not want something discovered. The…

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Haven Cover

Haven A road weary traveler returns to his quaint little hometown and discovers that it isn’t as he left it. The old tavern has been replaced with a dour, imposing church, and a new magistrate has taken control. The Old…

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“A Day of Strangers” (Part 2) by Dylan Birtolo

With a final glance behind him, Marc turned back to the woods, took a deep breath, and plunged down the path. The branches reached at him as he stumbled forward, and for a moment he thought they were alive and…

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Chapter 07 – Toaaho’s Haunts, Part 02

Pile floundered back to the float. “Yuin, what’s the matter with him?” Pile asked, once again clutching his wards tightly. Boruin had no answer. He grabbed the boy, trying to pull him free, but the child was suddenly strong. Toaaho…

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Easlinder

Capital: Priyati Location: North of Mana’Olai and Northeast of Nefazo. Climate and Terrain: Temperate rainforest to the north (near the mountains) and subtropical jungles elsewhere. Citizenry: Easlinders Physical Attributes: Skin: Mulatto (lightly tanned with Caucasian attributes) Eye Color: Blue, hazel,…

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Art Opening

Hello folks! I just wanted to take a quick moment to invite you all out to The Collective Art Gallery on Friday, July 1st. I will be presenting the intro to a new graphic novel based in The World of…

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Pileaus Map

The map of the Pilean continent shows in greater detail the location of various cities, capitals, nations, locations of interest, land formations, and oceans. Check back for the interactive version of this map, linked to our World Book, in the…

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“A Day of Strangers” (Part 1) by Dylan Birtolo

Marc stood as tall as he could manage and stretched to reach the glass bottles on the top shelf without having to fetch the ladder from the opposite side of the room. The tips of his fingers lightly grazed the…

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