Author: JaySchryer

Calymstar

The nation of Calymstar is a safe haven for the good and just people of Erdael. Heavily armored guards patrol the borders and keep out any who would seek to cause harm or damage to the peaceful citizenry, and a powerful navy keeps its shores safe. All sentient beings who renounce evil actions and intention…
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Bloodshire

The free city of Bloodshire is the largest city on Erdael. It is also the most culturally diverse city, as it has been the home of refugees and merchants for thousands of years. Bloodshire sits on several different trade routes, and serves as the economic and cultural center of Cambria. Because of this, every emperor,…
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Ashyr

The forest of Ashyr is home to the shape-changing kucheri. It is a dense and dark forest, primal and virginal. The Plains of Ka’ne’ess’ga to the north quickly give way to a lush forest, which gradually becomes more and more dense and untamed until it merges with the Nahuatl Jungle to the south. The kucheri…
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A Father’s Love

Aelaria stared into the flames consuming her father’s body. “I’ll find them, Papa. I’ll find them, and when I do, I’ll make them pay. And then I’ll find more like them, and I’ll make them pay, too. I’ll make them ALL pay, Papa, and the whole world will know the fury of the Iceblood clan.”…
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Kullervo Unleashes Hell

They appeared without warning, that hellish horde of demons, undead terrors, and monstrous soldiers defying description. Seemingly rising from the boiling seas, the army of ghastly fiends amassed on the western shore. Silently they stood, waiting for some unknown signal to set them free on the unsuspecting world. From the back, a man rode forth…
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Kiara and the Chain Cutters

“She’s just one woman. What could she possibly do to us?” “I don’t know, man. This ain’t right. It ain’t natural, a woman all on her own out here. These are the freakin’ Desratii Wastes, man. Don’t nobody come out here without an army.” ‘We’re out here without an army.” ‘We *are* an army, Berthro.…
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The Swamp Witch

Deidre couldn’t believe her luck! Not only had the shopkeeper undercharged her, he had given her too much change, too! She suddenly found herself a full silver piece richer than she should be. She knew that she should return the money, but things had been so difficult since Tomas had lost his job. She made…
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Heroes Wanted

“Horace, my friend, these are dark times. Hordes of demons and legions of undead terrorize us, causing untold suffering and pain, and bringing us ever closer to extinction. The great kingdoms of the past have been reduced to crumbling ruins, and the cities of yesteryear are ghost towns unfit for human habitation. Decent folk are…
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Freedom Part One

Kaine and Runt stood at the dock for a long time, taking in the sight of the ship. Smaller than most of the merchant galleys and warships that filled the rest of the harbor, she exuded an ominous, dangerous aura that made both of them nervous. She was built for speed, that much was certain,…
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Freedom Part Two

Entry from the Journal of Kaine: My companions and I have signed on as crew to Captain Terrapin’s ship, Freedom. The sense of foreboding that I felt before boarding the ship dissipated as soon as we were welcomed on board. Indeed, The captain and crew have been nothing but warm and friendly to us. There…
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