KW 11: Kenneth’s History of Carcosa
In the Blood-Dimmed Past
• Experiment by the Carthians to buck Josephine of Arundell’s rule. Gabriel Williams, leader of the Ordo Dracul, participates in the Carthian experiment. The experiment fails.
• Kenneth ghouled.
• Dragons conduct kidnappings and vivisections.
• Kenneth Embraced.Disintegration of the Ordo Dracul
• Arthur Werte, Ordo Dracul, threatens then-Herald Harman Scofield with death, then flees city.
• Julian Bishop, Ordo Dracul, arrested for attempting to steal cars.
• Williams’ childe, Jessica Price, arrested for starting a fight.
• Williams, Werte, and Bishop fail to pay debts.
• Bishop defies court order.
Josephine and Harman form House Balfourianae
• Ordo Dracul dissolved by Prince Harman at his first court and distributed to remaining covenants.The Time of the Livian Haunts
• Adrian White, Invictus, childe of Josephine, has been sole member of church.
• Michael arrives, does nothing.
• Kenneth begins his Sanctified education.
• Constance LeFortescue and Levant LeSoleil, both Nosferatu, arrive from Virginia Beach to seek a Legate rumored to be in Carcosa, and to start a ministry. They make a very poor introduction.
• Michael holds sermons in Elysium.
• The church, later to be known as the church of Saint Rose, undergoes rebuilding and renovation under the direction of the Nosferatu pair, with substantial help from Adrian White. It is called Atrum Maiestas.
• The Nosferatu pair and Caleb White, Carthian, childe of Josephine, clash.
• Delilah arrives, becomes lovers with Harman.
• Michael flees, failing to pay substantial debt.
• Church holds meeting to determine priest. Constance and Delilah clash. Constance chosen and anointed.
• Levant’s title of Inquisitor revealed and called into question by Delilah, Adrian, and Kenneth.
• Kenneth undergoes Creation Rite. Constance uses blood scourge on Josephine as part of the rite.
• Court learns Levant is an Inquistor. Levant pressured into resigning the post.
• Levant rapes then-Crone Vanessa Miriza to convert her.
• Constance engages in Crone rituals.
• The Nosferatu pair, revealed to be Livian heretics in all likelihood, are torpored or killed.
Josephine goes into eclipse.The Rise of the Lancea Sanctum
• Delilah anointed as priest, attended by Kenneth and Adrian White.
• The Church is further improved with financial help from Zarko Subodic. The underground is constructed. Delilah consecrates the space, and Kenneth aligns it geomantically. Christopher Berger is a regular presence in the church.
• Delilah and Kenneth hold regular discussions, and group hunts begin, led by Delilah. Confession and consul become more common.
• Delilah rebuffs Acolyte Desirae’s acts of bleeding and ritual casting in Elysium
• Trajan Ciccone arrives.
• Trajan constructs gym. Under direction of the priest, Trajan and Kenneth evangelize extensively. Jessie and Christoph Berger grow closer to the church.
• The ceremony of Saint Monachus, held by Delilah, attended by Kenneth, Trajan, Ezra Li, and Adam Pierce, childe of Delilah.
• The Church is renamed to The Church of Saint Rose.
• Absolution made law in Carcosa.The Time of Enemies and Violence
• Harman, the Despot, challenges the church.
• Trajan becomes Paladin.
• Harman betrays the location of the eclipsed Josephine.
• Harman attacks Delilah, she defends herself, killing him. Josephine wakes and kills Delilah.
Josephine begins blood tithes, allowing the church to manage reliquary production to facilitate subjects’ tithes.
• Trajan defends church against hateful, aggressive Crones Heirleifr and Oliver.
• Trajan, Jessie, Christoph, and Kenneth heed a call to bloodhunt three anarchs. Trajan is instrumental in convincing Josephine not to give them Final Death. They are shipped away to be re-educated.
Josephine makes Trajan, Vanessa Miriza, and Christoph Berger regents
• Kenneth Damns Samantha Wellborne.
• Josephine murdered by mages who open a portal to the sun in her bedroom. Trajan severely injured in the attack.The Sanctification of Carcosa
• Trajan begins to set up his praxis among the other former-regents and their vassals.
• Vanessa Miriza, now an Invictus Paide, and Trajan hold a eulogy for Josephine of Arundell. Vanessa, Trajan, and Kenneth of Arundell speak.
• Mother Aisling arrives.
• A meeting is held in the Church of Saint Rose declaring Trajan’s praxis and announcing Expectations, land rights, functions, and parish standing.First Official Meeting Held by His Grace TrajanLand rights
Kenneth of Arundell will be granted Ecclesia as rights for the Arundell line
Ethan Vance of Arundell will be granted Butcher's Block
Vanessa Miriza will lay claim to the territories of Starkhorn Heights and the Amptons.
Zarko Subodic will be granted Hanover Wards
Jordan Hill will be granted temporary claim to Pappelbon Row
Oceanfront I will grant to Christoph Berger
Boomerang Way will exist as a territory claimed by the Lancea SanctumFunctions
The Seneschal and Master of Elysium will be Vanessa Miriza
The Sheriff will be Ethan Vance
The Scourge will be Jessie
The Primogen will be Megan Juliette, Christoph Berger and a Sanctified as yet to be named.Standing
“I believe Vanessa Miriza to be valued to Carcosa for all of her efforts she's put in. As Primogen, Christoph Berger is of some recognized note to me at this time, as well as Kenneth and the anointed Aisling and Ethan Vance. The rest of you, present here, I would like to see more of, to see what you are capable of.”
• Legate Cameron sent from Richmond to investigate and anoint Trajan.
• Trajan anointed as ArchbishopRecent Nights
• Kenneth holds celebration of Saint Pazit. Mother Aisling performs Purification on Kenneth.
• Carthians hold debate in Elysium which falls into chaos. Megan Juliette behaves poorly.
• Juliette discovered trying to plot Vanessa Miriza’s death.
• Trajan holds Midnight Mass.First Midnight MassMass
Reminder that knowing Latin is required. Call-and-response explained.
Harman declared Despot, compared to Nephele
Delilah compared to the Monachus and canonized. Day of her death: May 22nd; day of her celebration: June 22nd.Court
Reminder that primogens need to advise His Grace on a regular basis
Megan Juliette outlawed. None may speak her name kindly.Post-court
Mother Aisling made Bishop
• Christopher Berger leaves the Invictus to become Sanctified
• Jessie undergoes Creation Rite, enduring hot coals and proving his knowledge and desire to join the community.
• Samantha Wellborne proves unfit. Her sire Kenneth reclaims her blood.