Tales of Anmar by Penny Lane

The Voyage of the Visund -15-

Ursula finds herself in a Watch station with Brodgar accused of murder. Wallesan is forced to intervene, but afterwards Ursula informs him that she has a story to tell. Cue murder, arson, flight, disguise, terror, desperation and relentless pursuit!

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15 - The Fugitive

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Ursula finally gets to experience the city of Joth as she is taken to have her hair done. Afterwards, in the market, an opportunity presents itself... cue haste, confusion, desperation and sudden violence.

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14 - Street Life

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Ursula is told what the others know about Earth, Anmar and the transfers between. She struggles to believe any of it. Then she is shown the clothes and other items she had with her when she was found. After the evening meal, Maralin suggests a short stroll...

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13 - Of Anmar and Earth

Book 3 - Anthology 2 - Rain, Rain, Go Away

 
 

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Julina has been stuck in Palarand City by the onset of the rains which are so much heavier than those experienced upvalley. The Blackstonian party have had a very rude and frightening reality check.

So just how are those bells, days and weeks of being cooped up going to be filled?


 

Julina of Blackstone - 091 - There's a Storm Coming

The visitors settle into a sort of routine after the recent shocks and disasters

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Her Chronicles, Book 3

by Julia Phillips

091 – There’s a Storm Coming

The Voyage of the Visund -12-

Ursula lets slip one of her secrets before joining the others for breakfast. Later she watches a mock battle in the courtyard, which raises further questions about where she is and what is going on.

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12 - In the Courtyard

What Milsy Did -30-

Milsy begins the task of introducing Senidet to the palace and those who work in it. She meets guildsmen, obtains winter clothing and is taken to see the Great Clock, before a visit to the Salon brings unexpected news.

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30 - Senidet Suggests

The Voyage of the Visund -11-

Ursula is pronounced fit, but some of the crew is not, so there will be an enforced delay before the Visund can sail again. Ursula has an unexpected encounter with an unlikely beast before joining a conference about clothing that confuses her even more.

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11 - The Tailor of Joth

The Voyage of the Visund -10-

Ursula's Earthly memories surface in the early hours of the morning, and she wakes to wonder what she has gotten herself into. Everything around her seems impossible, from her own body to the information provided by Maralin, whom she is sure has a hidden objective. How can she prove what is real and what is fantasy?

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10 - Ursula Remembers

The Voyage of the Visund -9-

The party have arrived in Joth and are taken to the Duke's mansion, where Duchess Fanis has prepared rooms for them. There are lots of questions over recent events and those in the know struggle to keep secrets.

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9 - The Duke's Mansion

The Voyage of the Visund -8-

The travelers have been ensnared in Horvik's mansion and they must find a way to leave without further bloodshed. Eventually a method is found and the voyage resumes. The weather favors them and they just make the city of Joth as the sun sets.

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8 - Tactical Withdrawal

What Milsy Did -29-

Milsy meets Garia again and learns what happened during the Battle of the Highway. The following day the palace is thrown into confusion by outside events, and Milsy finds herself showing an awed Senidet around her domain.

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29 - Descriptions and Surprises

The Voyage of the Visund -7-

The high-ranking members of the party have accepted an invitation to overnight at a nearby mansion - but there is great danger! Duke Jarwin will do anything to get his hands on the female members of the party. The men know of his reputation but struggle to inform the women. It is left to Lars to take decisive action.

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7 - Lair of the Beast

Julina of Blackstone - 088 - Streets Paved With Gold

The four women are first put up by a friend, much to their delight. Then things get interesting.

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Her Chronicles, Book 3

by Julia Phillips

088 – Streets Paved With Gold

The Voyage of the Visund -6-

A simple leg of a voyage from one port to the next turns out to be anything but, as the Visund is attacked by one of the creatures that live in the depths of the great river. An alternative landing must be found for their injuries to be treated, but their lodgings for the night is unexpected.

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6 - Brief Encounter

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The morning dawns as the Visund takes on a new passenger. At their next stop, the town market must be inspected to find clothing and footwear for the mystery woman, who is offered a temporary name. Eriana is introduced to the afternoon nap and asked to design... trousers?

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5 - First Steps and Stitches

The Voyage of the Visund -4-

The castaway and her clothing are in shocking condition. This raises many questions, some of which dare not be answered by those who know. Examination of her belongings reveals yet more puzzles, and the time taken means that the Visund will not reach her intended stop for the night. Once a suitable place for camping has been found, a furious argument then develops...

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4 - A Night on the River

Julina of Blackstone - 086 - Say Hello to Haligo

The muscle-torturing journey continues with unexpected happenings appearing often

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Her Chronicles, Book 3

by Julia Phillips

086 – Say Hello to Haligo

The Voyage of the Visund -3-

The third leg of their voyage sees the Visund tackle the toughest leg: upstream with no wind assistance, crossing the main current. This involves almost everyone taking an oar. Once past the obstacle, the next reach proves easy sailing, but just before they reach their stop for the following night, the lookouts spot something.

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3 - Crossing the Current

Julina of Blackstone - 085 - A Long Way on a Long Day

The Journey starts with something of a rush

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Her Chronicles, Book 3

by Julia Phillips

085 – A Long Way on a Long Day

Book 3 - Anthology 1 - The Downvalley Dash

 
 

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Julina has decided her need for more information requires a rapid dash downvalley to overtake the slow-moving Royal Party so she can interrogate Senidet more closely about living away from Blackstone.

Julina of Blackstone - 084 - Decision, of a Sort

Julina makes a decision in order to help her make a decision

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

084 – Decision, of a Sort

The Voyage of the Visund -2-

The Visund departs Dekarran and makes a tricky crossing of the river before turning upstream. The pilot, Prell, educates Eriana about what they might expect as their voyage continues.

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2 - The Mighty Sirrel

The Voyage of the Visund -1-

In the docks at Dekarran, a visiting ship is being made ready for a voyage upstream along the Sirrel...on the dockside above, Captain Eriana Embriktsdottir receives unpleasant news. Although her initial fears are calmed by those in authority, she still has concerns. Meanwhile, her ship must be victualed, crewed and prepared for impending departure.

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1 - A Disappearance and a Departure


This account begins approximately two bells after Garia's disappearance on her second visit to Blackstone.

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In the docks at Dekarran, a visiting ship, captained by Eriana Embriktsdottir, is being made ready for a voyage upstream along the Sirrel.

The ship has been commissioned to convey Duke Wallesan and his close advisor, Maralin, back to the city of Joth, after which her captain and crew will undertake an exploratory voyage upstream along the countries of the Great Valley.

What surprises will Eriana and her crew of exiled Norsemen encounter as they travel the mighty Sirrel?

Julina of Blackstone - 082 - Bunkhouse Blues

A day trip to Bezlet and back should surely be doable for a frayen rider?

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

082 – Bunkhouse Blues

Julina of Blackstone - 080 - The Question

Julina wavers back and forth as a certain amount of untidiness precedes the departure of the Royal Party

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

080 – The Question

What Milsy Did -28-

The news of the Battle on the Highway reaches the palace overnight causing distress and confusion. Although Milsy is disturbed by what she hears, she knows that rumor will only make everything sound worse. At the Coke Works, the inauguration goes ahead with some setbacks while later, she finally meets some of those returning from the north.

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28 - The Shock of Battle

What Milsy Did -27-

After a disturbed night Milsy gets a new jacket for her work suit, learns that Dyenna would like a clock, discovers a chamber she never knew existed and has ideas to improve the palace alarm system. However, during the day messages begin to arrive indicating that something strange may be happening out in the countryside...

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27 - Ominous Signs

Julina of Blackstone - 079 - There's a Prince in my Bedchamber

Prince Keren surprises Julina and leaves her speechless – for a little while

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

079 – There’s a Prince in my Bedchamber

What Milsy Did -26-

Domestic matters occupy Milsy's morning but lunch time bring unexpected and unwelcome news, that those of Yod have invaded Joth. Rumors naturally fly around the palace and Milsy struggles to concentrate. At the evening meal, Robanar brings further information.

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26 - Distant Drums

Return of the Prince

When your father sends you on a journey to fulfil an impossible task, a point must come when you have to return home and face him.

When your father is also the King of a land of warriors, who is liable to use his sword freely, and you are the runt of the family, your future prospects are even more fragile...

Return of the Prince

a Tale of Anmar

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What Milsy Did -25-

Eriana struggles to adjust to the customs of a court which is somewhat more sophisticated than that of her father. Her appearance at breakfast is... embarrassing, but the King and Queen already have a plan. Terys asks Milsy to keep an eye on the palace visitors as the day unfolds.

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25 - Corridor Encounters

What Milsy Did -23-

Milsy's roll-out of clocks in the palace comes to an abrupt halt when one refuses to function. Tarvan gets ready to depart for Teldor while Fulvin disappears again. Matters are complicated further when a small group of strangely dressed visitors arrive, one of them of high status!

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23 - Unexpected Arrivals

What Milsy Did -21-

Milsy and Tarvan complete the wiring of the first two clocks helped by some of the other palace guildsmen. Startling and alarming news is heard from afar which upsets the King and Queen, causing consequences which include Milsy having to find somewhere else to live. Finally, the new clocks are started, fascinating both servants and royals!

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21 - A Disturbing Report

Julina of Blackstone - 078 - Dedicated Followers of Fashion

Supervisors old and new, official and unofficial

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

078 – Dedicated Followers of Fashion

What Milsy Did -20-

Milsy and Tarvan climb the High Tower to view the installation of lightning rods. It is the first outing for her new inventor's suit. Later on, the experimental coke oven is run and Milsy investigates the gas which is expelled. In the evening, she receives some good news from Guildmaster Parrel.

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20 - Sparks and Flames

Julina of Blackstone - 077 - What Is The Point?

Julina learns much and teaches some, in a matter of mere Bells.

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

077 – What Is The Point?

What Milsy Did -19-

After a fitting of her new outfit Milsy considers some radical changes to the clock design. It becomes clear that the clockmaking work must be handed over to the Clockmakers' Guild and Milsy accidentally finds a way to manage that, in the process getting a recommendation for a promotion!

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19 - Shock and Awe

Julina of Blackstone - 076 - The Unaware Interviewee

Davabet's first ride in the country culminates in surprising conversations

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

076 – The Unaware Interviewee

Julina of Blackstone - 075 - Companionship and Greenery

Family matters precede Davabet's formal employment and an Assembly Meeting tells us much more of what is going on.

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Her Chronicles, Book 2

by Julia Phillips

075 – Companionship and Greenery

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