Denizens of the Borderlands

There is a certain intrinsic perversity which quickly becomes apparent when one spends any time studying or interacting with the denizens of the Borderlands and the territories which lie beyond. While there is little which can be definitively stated which could be applied to all such beings, they can be,…

Terra Incognita

Before the collective mind of humanity measured out the earth and fixed it in its present shape our world was a far less certain place. Beyond the relatively stable boundaries of civilization distance and even direction were much more fluid concepts than they are now. The shapes of the seas…

Any Sufficiently Advanced Magic

Magic, Technology, and the Borderlands The first thing to understand is that there is really only one Natural Law; Mind Shapes Reality. If a mind can envision a process, hold an internally consistent image of exactly how that process comes about, and believe it with complete conviction, in the absence…

Into the Borderlands

For as long as people have been able to create for themselves places of relative order and security, there have been borders. Places beyond which that order and security began to wear thin and ultimately give way to chaos and danger. Lines which the sane did not cross without ample…