Jacob-W's WorldEmber 2022
42 of 24 prompts completed

Jacob-W Progress Report


Becoming an Able Seaman

When a sailor starts his carrier, he begins as an Ordinary Sailor. And with enough experience and show of skills, he will be promoted to an Able Sailor.

683 words
16 likes

Points of sail

Which way to go? It all depends on the wind!

1213 words
11 likes

Saint George of Lydda class

A class of ships, owned by a pirate hunting religious order.

1303 words
8 likes

Sir Jean de Chevalrier de l'eau

Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes. Commanding man and ships to take down pirates around the globe.

596 words
10 likes

Saint George of Lydda

Saint George of Lydda is a light frigate of the Knights of Rhodes Its primary mission is to hunt pirates.

265 words
5 likes

Mary

Mary is a light frigate and the flagship of the Knights of Rhodes Its primary mission is to hunt pirates.

381 words
5 likes

Saint Erasmus of Formia

Saint Erasmus of Formia is a light frigate of the Knights of Rhodes Its primary mission is to hunt pirates.

252 words
3 likes

Saint Nicolaas of Myra

Saint Nicolaas of Myra is a light frigate of the Knights of Rhodes Its primary mission is to hunt pirates.

287 words
3 likes

Saint John the Baptist

Saint John the Baptist is a light frigate of the Knights of Rhodes Its primary mission is to hunt pirates.

302 words
4 likes

2nd Crusader Flotilla

The 2nd Crusader Flotilla, is a temporary unit, for ships of the Knights of Rhodes.

418 words
3 likes

1st Crusader Flotilla

The 1st Crusader Flotilla, is a permanent unit, it normally consists of all ships of the Knights of Rhodes.

503 words
4 likes

Introduction to the Sextant

For centuries the sextant was the primary tool for navigation. Until the invention of radio and later satellite navigation. But how does a sextant work?

2193 words
17 likes

Achenar

Small insignificant cargo ship, that becomes a ship of interest for the pirates.

333 words
5 likes

Guns of the Sunset Dawn

How do you install twenty four tank guns on a sailing super yacht?

1512 words
9 likes

Blue spotted disease

A parasite that eats your nerves and shits blue eggs into your skin.

644 words
3 likes

Knot Board

knot's on a board? why? and what about splices and bends?

387 words
4 likes

Marlinespike

Marlinespike is the art of knot tying, splicing, lashings and whippings in rope. Sometimes also known as rope work.

578 words
9 likes

Nautical Twilight

A special period inside the twilight period, which is used for celestial navigation.

507 words
6 likes

Catoblepon

Cato is a young, cunning business woman, whom trades in information.

458 words
9 likes

Navigational Light

Navigational lights are lights placed on buoys, lighthouses, light ships, beacons and structures. with the purpose to aid in the navigation of ships, boats and other vessels.

1137 words
6 likes

A.G. Trading

Nowadays A.G. Trading trades exclusively in the triple A's; Arms, Armour and Ammunition. In their field of business they are known for being able to supply anything.

538 words
3 likes

Grand Master

The Grand Master is the leader of the Knights of Rhodes. Currently the position is occupied by Sir Jean de Chevalrier de l'eau.

563 words
4 likes

Rum

Rum is a strong alcoholic beverage made of sugarcane juice. Favoured by pirate and sailor alike.

657 words
8 likes

False flag

False flag is when a vessel is flying an ensign from a country they are not registered in an attempt to deceive another, or hide their true identity.

616 words
5 likes

Atlantic Trader

Just a plain regular cargo ship like there are hunderds.

361 words
3 likes

Hugo Dijkstra

Employee of the Trading for Profit Shipping Company.

384 words
6 likes

Dijkstra

The family that leads the Trading for Profit Shipping Company.

327 words
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Anthon Dijkstra

President of the Trading for Profit Shipping Company.

188 words
5 likes

Pieter-Jan Egberink

Commodore at the Trading for Profit Shipping Company, and knight of the Order of the Bee

379 words
6 likes

Narwhal vs Atlantic Trader

A fight for cash! How the Pirates gain a shitload of money but get really wet in the process.

2141 words
10 likes

Chief Officer

The Chief Officer is a member of the crew of a ship. He (or she) is the head of the deck team.

382 words
6 likes

Ship Time

Ship Time, is the time the clock on a ship shows. Well that's kinda obvious isn't it. But the weird thing is that often the ship time does not match the time zone the ship is sailing in.

280 words
1 likes

Lester Logan

Lester Logan was a pirate on the Narwhal and then the Sunset Dawn, before he died in a mutiny.

575 words
5 likes

Kroon van de Inär Vábiitàr

De lang vermisde kroon van de windgeesten!

866 words
6 likes

Sailor

A sailor is a person who sails, on a pleasure boat or on a mega tanker, they are all sailors.

961 words
4 likes

Careening

The intentional combination between beaching and capsizing.

1352 words
4 likes

Ensign of Liechtenstein

A fake flag for our pirates to hide behind.

367 words
3 likes

Maritime Law of Liechtenstein

The Principality of Liechtenstein is a landlocked country in Europe. Does not border a sea, ocean, large lake, small lake, river, channel or any other form of water that can be navigated by ship.

478 words
4 likes

XIV The Victory Ball

Rose and Bobby visit a party, the crew makes a dress, Rose get a medal, and in a fight.

4104 words
6 likes

IV Armani

The pirates meet up with Armani to sell their loot.

1545 words
3 likes

Narwhal vs Achenar

The Narwhal attacs a small cargo ship and finds gold in the hold!

931 words
8 likes

Great Cricle

Simply put a great circle is a straight line on the globe. A straight line on earth will form a circle all the way around the earth, with the centre point in the middle of the planet.

500 words
4 likes

Jacob-W Progress so far

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Hello, I'm a merchant navy engineer in my working life. And in my spare time I like to write. The world I created has become a bit complex, and I want to use World Anvil to get some structure to the chaos. Because it is hindering my writing.

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