6 Works in Archibald Desnay
rise up, bright sun; your children call to you
rise up, bright sun; our futures fall to you
forgive us the days forgotten to fear
we know it too well this time of the year
rise up, bright sun
-- Leslie Fish, "Rise Up, Bright Sun"
Spring comes slowly to Whitestone. (Or: the continued life and times of Cassandra Johanna von Musel Klossowski de Rolo, after the fall of the Briarwoods.)
Fandoms: Critical Role (Web Series)
05 Aug 2018
Vex finds out that there is one other duty in being the Mistress of the Grey Hunt, one that makes her even more nervous than the first. (AKA the Whitestone has Midsummer fertility rites fic!)
skipping stones, we know the price now
any sin will do
how much further, if you can spin?
how much further, if you are smooth?
- Indigo Girls, "Kid Fears"
She works it out, gradually, painfully. You have to know what they want you to say, but that’s not enough; you have to mean it.
(Or: The life and times of Cassandra Johanna von Musel Klossowski de Rolo.)
Percy’s side of the bed is empty, again. The hour of the wolf has come and gone and the castle lies still and dark, it’s moonlit corridors cold and empty.
04 May 2017
Cassandra de Rolo would never abandon her loved ones.
She's been abandoned before, and would never willingly inflict that pain on others.
Cassandra was never a leader.
She was meant to be carefree and happy, the cheerful youngest of seven siblings.
Cassandra was meant to be a good woman.
But in the gray areas of this world it's never difficult to loose sight of the right path, and its easy for a sinner to believe that what he did was right.
Cassandra de Rolo would never abandon her loved ones...
Three different looks into a day in the future where Percy finds himself overly doting on and supporting Vex, much to his delight.
The one where Whitestone prepares to have political guests that Vex is both dreading and looking forward to seeing.
No actual smut, but it's alluded to heavily.
- Part 4 of Much Much Later