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  • Ancient Blood Ch 19

    Ancient Blood Chapter 19 Ready the Trap    Jenassa wakes, around mid morning, to find an empty bed. Feeling a gnawing ache in chest, she reaches over for Shepherd’s salve and one of her vigor potions that she left on the nightstand, but finds all the potions missing. She app...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 18

    Ancient Blood Chapter 18 A Short Respite    As dawn approaches, the guard is changed around Lake View manor. The vampiric Khajiit are relieved by their mortal counterparts. Shepherd steps into the master bedchamber to check on Sebastian and Jenassa, but only sees Jenassa asleep in...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 17

    Ancient Blood Chapter 17 Black Reach    Exiting a tight path from the Alftand ruins, Jenassa leads her mare into a slightly more open space and walks into the back of Sebastian. “Forgive me, Master… Why did you stop?” He turns his head to look at her and smiles,...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 16

    Ancient Blood Chapter 16 Lost Alftand    Around mid morning, Sebastian is awakened by a shadowy figure creeping into his room at the Nightingale Inn. The intruder seems more interested in rifling through the drawers than the occupants of the room. Sebastian remains still until the...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 15

    Ancient Blood Chapter 15 Seek the Scroll    In the late hours of the morning, nearly noon, the halls of Lake View Manor are silent except for the light crackle of a fire from the main hall. The mortal Khajiit guards stand at their posts while their vampiric counterparts rest in th...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 14

    Ancient Blood Chapter 14 A Dragon Priest Rises    Wrapped in only his cape, Sebastian and Jenassa lay in the garden of Sky Haven temple watching the stars fade from the heavens. With her head on his chest, Jenassa says “We should go inside. The sun will be up soon.” Se...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 13

    Ancient Blood Chapter 13 Sky Haven    Sebastian and Jenassa make swift progress through the hills of Falkreath hold as they give chase to the Blades and the Dragonborn. They are only slowed when coming across Fort Sungard overlooking the pass into The Reach. “Master!” ...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 12

    Ancient Blood Chapter 12 A Blade in the Dark    It’s been raining for the last hour. Sebastian and Jenassa sit under the porch to the Blacksmith’s shop at the center of Riverwood. Jenassa’s eyes dart between the village’s three entrances, looking for the Dr...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 11

    Ancient Blood Chapter 11 The Dark Star     Standing outside the entrance to Nightcaller Temple, Jenassa  waits for her Master with her and Sebastian’s horses. It has been snowing since she exited the ruin. She tightens her cloak around herself, fiddles with the sad...
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  • Ancient Blood Ch 10

    Ancient Blood Chapter 10 Plague of Nightmares    Sebastian and Jenassa enter the Windpeak Inn to find a group of frightened Nord  townsfolk gathered around a robed figure in the center of the room. “It’s a curse! It has to be. I-I have to get out of this town.&rdq...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 9

    Ancient Blood Chapter 9 A Dark Request    When Jenassa enters Lakeview Manor, she finds Sebastian sitting at the dining table in the center of the main hall scribbling in his journal:   30th of Last Seed 4E 201     I’ve only been awake for three weeks...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 8

    Ancient Blood Chapter 8 The Shepherd    Dismounting their steeds at the northern end of Brittleshin Pass, Sebastian says, “We’ll have to walk the horses through here… Assuming the passage hasn’t collapsed in the last two hundred years.” Jenassa dismo...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 7

    Ancient Blood Chapter 7 A Dragon Cometh   The horizon begins to glow as the night is threatened by the rise of a new day's sun. Sebastian sits atop the stairs to Dragon’s Reach scribbling in his journal:   25th of Last Seed 4 E 201      I have been sp...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 6

    Ancient Blood Chapter 6 Divine Blood   Jenassa awakes to the sound of an explosion. Grabbing her sword, she looks around her strange surroundings. Sebastian sits, with his Journal in hand, and the head of a decapitated Death Lord at his side. He looks over his shoulder a moment, &ldquo...
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  • Ancient Blood Ch 5

    Ancient Blood Chapter 5 Bleak Falls Barrow    Making their way up the mountain pass leading to Bleak Falls Barrow, Sebastian and Jenassa come across a body in the snow. Jenassa gets off her horse to inspect the corpse, “Another nameless bandit… Is honest work so hard ...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 4

    Ancient Blood Chapter 4 Whiterun      Making their way down the cobblestone road, Sebastian goes over the prophecy of the last Dragonborn with Jenassa. Whiterun comes within sight as they pass the falls of White River.  Sebastian has a pained expression on his face as he ...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 3

    Ancient Blood Chapter 3 A Stranger Comes    Making their way towards Riverwood, Sebastian and Jenassa still cannot believe what they witnessed at Helgen. “A dragon.” She says, “A real live dragon.” Sebastian nods, “Indeed. Never thought I would see an...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 2

    Ancient Blood Chapter 2 The Arrival     Avoiding the main roads, Jenassa cautiously leads her Master over the cold, harsh Jarell mountains and into Skyrim. After traveling all night, she finds a ruined fortress for Sebastian to take shelter in to wait out the day. "Master, I ...
  • Ancient Blood Ch 1

      Ancient Blood Chapter 1 The Awakening     The date is the 27th of First Seed, 1E 219.  A Nedic slave girl gives birth to her Elven Master’s child; a half-breed, one of the first of many such children to be born. Human in appearance with Elven magic coursing throu...
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