Brilliance is a city-state that expanded slowly from the size of a small town. As such, only “Brilliance proper” is actually considered to be Brilliance by most mapmakers; the mercantile district, shipyard, barracks, wall-regions, and outer guard turrets are all relatively recent additions that function as protections and fringe areas for Brilliance — though they are slowly integrating to a more cohesive whole.


Teal is a young adult on an ‘adventure’ away from her home in the Forest of Silence. She works in The Dripping Pen as a typesetter, when not tangled up in Anna’s travels and misadventures. Early life Aaptil Chiu was born in a village on the edge of Miracle in the Forest of Silence. Raised… read more »