Ononomad's WorldEmber 2022
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Kingroups and Kithweaving

The structures of Clan and family of the Uferbrech Goblins is underpinned by a complex set of cultural norms and traditions, collectively known as Kithweaving.

1384 words


The Soulhuts are special buildings, traditionally constructed by the clans of the Uferbrech goblins specifically for pregnancy and childbirth.

199 words

Xilo's escape from Tokaru

An infant Xilocoth Stormholder flees with his family from the Protectorate held island of Tokaru.

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Kahi, Ancestor Spirits

When the cycle of birth and rebirth was broken, the souls of those who die remain lost in the world. Unless their descendants can make a place for them, they will live out their rage and frustration at being unborn.

1819 words

Masked Grace

The Masked Grace is one of the Faithful of the Church of the Faceless. Rumour has it that she has come to Tokaru to investigate potential heresies under orders from the mainland Lord Protectors themselves

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Seers of Ashtiri

The Seers of Ashtiri are the keepers of wisdom, history, ritual and tradition across the clans of the Uferbrech Goblins.

1077 words


Moji are everyday items of personal and ancestral significance to the kingroups of the Uferbrech Goblins. They are imbued with the magical and spiritual energy of the many individuals who used them during their lives

1338 words

The Icepen and Ladders

Encrusted in the snow and sleet that blows in from the ocean, and hidden from the warming rays of the low sun by the cliff that looms above. This is where the least fortunate amongst the denizons of Omberstad live.

1100 words


The prime deity of the Uferbrech Goblins. She has two distinct aspects, that of creator and destroyer

538 words

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Favorite Movies

Spirited Away, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Empire Strikes Back, Inception, Brazil, Bladerunner, Lord of the Rings

Favorite TV Series

Firefly, Game of Thrones (despite the ending), Orphan Black, Twin Peaks

Favorite Books

  • Most Neal Stephenson, but for World Building SevenEves is great
  • Michael Moorcock: The Nomad of Time and Jerry Cornelius Quartet
  • Frank Herbert, Dune
  • David Zindell, The Broken God
  • The Broken Earth trilogy by N.K. Jemison

Favorite Games

D&D, Call of Cthulhu, Blades in the Dark

Latest Loved work

Griffon Riders

Gods' influence on language