Twelve years before humans counted the years, a great star fell from the heavens in what is now known as Elkriggsfel. The crater was massive, and the dust wiped out many.
It is rumored that from each of the surrounding peoples, a representative walked forth into the newly-formed wasteland. Many died along the way, and those who did not die were not seen or heard from again.
Four generations later, local rulers began to send out parties of scavengers and planters into the allegedly cursed lands. With water and work, humans reclaimed the land slowly. Read the rest of this entry »