autumn court

  1. Luella Balsinde

    Letters A Letter to King Midir

    (After writing 5 drafts— 1 felt too lax, 2 felt too formal (if that was such a thing but Luella found herself using words that she didn’t know the meaning of), 3 felt too short, 4 felt too long, and 5 was perfect until she accidentally smeared ink all over it— the duanann was prepared to write...
  2. Casimir Bielke

    Private Tales Here and There, Far Away— Far, Far Away

    Winter in Autumn Court was usually a nice time to walk about the streets of Laigin. There was still that usual bustle of fae moving to and fro, as was expected of a capitol, but winter seemed to dull that edge. There was far less humidity in the air, which some enjoyed and some complained about...
  3. Quacey

    Private Tales Near the Edge Yet Already Falling

    Weep Cry Mourn Life to Death Death to Rebirth Quacey sighed as he reread his most recent poem. Morbid. It was too morbid. Was he still shaken from before? Memories of that event still danced in and out of his dreams. Both the waking ones and those while asleep. So much had happened in such a...
  4. Vaer Nhimei

    Fae Courts Dog Eat Dog

    After the Wild Hunt had raged and after Midir had left for his winter slumber, Laigin was left to the dogs. Literally and metaphorically. Hounds, both titled and not, were left to weather the depths of the cold season free of supervision. And, just as it was in the Winter Court, the infighting...
  5. Samara Khalid

    Private Tales Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls

    Samara Khalid had been vibrating with anticipation of this day since it had been planned. It was not just because she was a dog...who got to go for a walk...in the woods. While that was a pretty big part of it, Samara was excited to spend the day with Raphael. She had racked her brain on what...
  6. Casimir Bielke

    Open Chronicles Saddest Little Baby in the Room

    Usually shopping would cheer Casimir right up, even window shopping usually made him go straight to his happy place. This time however was much different. Cas couldn’t shake the hollow feeling in his stomach as he glumly walked down one of the busiest streets in the main city of the Autumn...
  7. Luella Balsinde

    Private Tales The Great Autumn Fae Bake Off

    Fighting a necromancer cult with hideous, fleshy monsters to fighting demons and being in an insufferable humid jungle to then getting her ass handed to her publicly in front of multiple courts to fighting a horde of large spiders meant that Luella Balsinde needed a break. She had had enough...
  8. Midir

    Private Tales The Brothers Grimm

    Midir sunk into the armchair by the roaring fire with the sigh of a man troubled by his weary bones. It had only been a day since the Wild Hunt and the height of the Autumn Courts power and the echo of it still vibrated through his bones. There were magicks he could do, if pressed, right now...
  9. revenant

    Private Tales One Faetful Discovery

    After a long and tiresome and expensive journey, the last thing Elianora Ardor could possibly want is a full-blown storm. Yet, the rain still came and drenched the young traveler who stumbled through the tangled Ixchel Wilds. Ten days prior, she had unexpectedly appeared at the portal stone in...
  10. Ceilidh Trahan

    Private Tales The Lonely Hearts Club

    "What are you doing, Cece?" Ceilidh Trahan immediately pulled further away from Asemir and looked down, red blossoming on her cheeks. She looked around the table, realizing that they were now alone. She should have listened to her mind. Honestly, she should have stayed home. Instead she came to...
  11. Ceinwyn

    Fable - Ask Who Helps the Help

    Ceinwyn was not from the autumn court, not originally. She had been born in the Summer court, and had known sunshine, warmth, and blooming flowers for most of her life. The blooms called to her, and she to them, and it was this affinity that garnered the attention of the high fae of Autumn. To...
  12. Aluicious Rosebury

    Open Chronicles The Day of the Dead in the Silent Court

    Rosebury loved the Silent Court in actual autumn. The world was cooling, and growing cold and wet above. The subterranean Silent Court was always bursting with light. Castigare, always a lovely and lively city, was even more boisterous than usual. Rosebury sometimes felt as though Castigare was...
  13. Midir

    Fae Courts The Delights of the Wild Hunt

    Can you hear the Fairy Horn? It echoes o'er the lands At harvest time When the moons are very thin. Can you hear the Fairy Horn? It travels on the wind. No birds, no mice, no bubbling brook Dares disturb the call. Can you hear the Fairy Horn? And the braying of the hounds? The Hunt she calls...
  14. Raphael

    Fable - Ask A Court of Fireflies and Moonlight

    It was when he tried to sleep that their images came for him. When he had first taken on the role as Inquisitor for the famous Erlking his first job had been to get information out of a brownie. In the pecking order of the fae world, brownies were barely more worth a cursory glance from the...
  15. Olyssa

    Fae Courts Who let the dogs out?

    "You did what!?" For such a small fae Olyssa had a mighty temper. Said temper was never as mighty as when someone had endangered her animals. "I-I-I... I just thought--" "Well at least we've established when you went wrong!" she fumed, twisting the snapped collar in her delicate hands. The...
  16. Midir

    Fable - Ask The Jaws of Judgement

    There was a myth amongst the humans of a round, jolly fat man who had a list of all the children who had been good and bad that year. On the darkest days of winter this old man with his rosy cheeks would leave presents under trees or in stockings hanging by the fireplace for all those who were...
  17. Raphael

    Fable - Ask Nightmares or Memories?

    On the very edges of the Autumn Court where jungle gave way to the mountainous region most creatures called The Spine, a lone figure stood. Bathed in the silver moonlight cast by the twin moons that took pride of place in the velvet night sky the figure looked to be made almost entirely of...
  18. Midir

    Fable - Ask A nightmare dressed like a daydream

    You are Cordially Invited... ~ The Heart of the Autumn Court, Laigin, lay deep within the Ixchel Wilds. An area left relatively unscathed by the encroaching hand of mortals in part due to its mystic and wild qualities. People who dared enter the wilds were often not seen again and if they did...