Tag: HEMA

The Eoderma LongSword

∴ A Creeping Feeling ∴ By this point the corridors have all blurred into a singular indistinct passageway, its rounded marble walls pristine and unmarked, save for the occasional six-sided doorway. Not six-sided like a hexagon, you think with a twinge of superstitious discomfort,… Continue Reading “The Eoderma LongSword”

The Schwabacher Sword

∴ A Font of Power ∴ From the moment you first wrapped you hand around that broad leather grip, in turn embraced by swooping whorls of black metal, you knew there was no turning back. The image of the thing was imprinted on your… Continue Reading “The Schwabacher Sword”

The Temperantia Greatsword

∴ A Tempering Blow ∴ A slow exhalation forces its way through clenched teeth as you fight to clear your head. To push back the hot wind of anger, knowing how it turns cyclonic. You recall the words of your teacher: temperance, boy. Temperance… Continue Reading “The Temperantia Greatsword”

The Hermia Smallsword

∴ A Fierce Contender ∴ You curse as your finger finds the errant point of a hairpin, then glance about to be sure no one heard. It isn’t decent, apparently, for a lady to use such language. Pressing the pin more firmly into your… Continue Reading “The Hermia Smallsword”

The Fenestra Longsword

∴ A Humble Warrior ∴ Stone presses into the your knees, cold traveling through your bones and into the heart of you. Your conscious voice begs you to move, to shift just slightly, to relieve some of the pain, the cold, the stiffness –… Continue Reading “The Fenestra Longsword”