Intrepid Correspondent Interview – Lady Catherine Nelson

We're returning to Ascar today, to meet the pinnacle of the scientific community, Lady Catherine Nelson. This is a rare privilege indeed. Lady Nelson has worked as a scientist for over forty years. (Note: In Numoeath, the term "scientist" is used mainly to refer to those who investigate the curse, whether in terms of epidemiology, … Continue reading Intrepid Correspondent Interview – Lady Catherine Nelson

Intrepid Correspondent Interview – Marcus the farmer

Given that many of our readers are celebrating seasonal festivals, this post will touch on what festivities one might expect in Maldon. I gather that Settlement Day (when the original settlers planted their flag of residence, or so tradition has it) is celebrated throughout the realm. Children are given presents to remind them of the … Continue reading Intrepid Correspondent Interview – Marcus the farmer

Intrepid Correspondent interview – Pascal, Maldon’s postmaster

Still in Maldon, we're about to have a chat with Pascal Levek, the town postmaster. Unsurprisingly, Pascal spends most of his time at the posthouse, where he either deals with customers downstairs or looks after the messenger birds upstairs with the help of his son, Georges. I didn't have the chance to meet Georges, who … Continue reading Intrepid Correspondent interview – Pascal, Maldon’s postmaster

Intrepid Correspondent interview — Mayor Henry Sutcliff

Today is the day our regular readers have been looking forward to: a chance to meet one of the inhabitants of Numoeath. Our interviewee will be Henry Sutcliff, Mayor of Maldon. I'll set the scene before we meet the man himself. The mayor's residence is situated just behind Maldon's town hall, only a couple of … Continue reading Intrepid Correspondent interview — Mayor Henry Sutcliff