Lavender tea – a common tea enjoyed on the continent.
Honey Water – a sweet drink derived from honey, a common drink in the fae lands. Usually enjoyed hot, but can also be drunk cold.
Oxenberries – a bright blue-red berry found in Azara Forest and throughout the mainland.
Fasagsh – a plant found on the Archipelagoes. It smells bad but makes fae dishes “palatable” for humans and keep better on the whole.
The Fae Militia
Chos – a foot soldier, those who operate mostly on the ground. They generally don’t have or use magic.
Verkain Chos – an experienced foot soldier, who mainly leads ground operations. They have a specialty navigating particular terrains and are good trackers (scouts). Humans serving in the fae militia could not advance beyond this level—they were often very trusted.
Sciathan Chos – a winged soldier, the lowest in the “winged” portion of the militia.
Verkain Scia – a scout for the winged portion of the militia
Scia – a full-fledged member of the militia. The highest of the lowest.
Sciaonir – the second level
Sciacath – the third level, usually awarded to those who have killed a number of humans or demonstrated above and beyond behaviour
Scialeir – the fourth level, these are captains/generals leading troupes
Scialeir Glas – the fifth level, a low-level admiral, still with one foot in the ground. Distinguished in battle, they often preside over matters close to the ground.
Scialeir Gorm – The formally final level, similar to the fifth, more or less equal. These high level officers preside over matters in the sky/clouds.
Scialeir Criona – the highest level, admiral(s), advising the queen in her inner circle. This was a special rank created by Queen Caetriona (the Evil Queen).
Groups and Societies
The Order of the Scia Crescent – the ancient order of fighters and mages that protected fae royalty. Destroyed by the evil fae queen in the beginning of the recent human-fae war.
The Scavs – Originally the Sickle and the Scavs, they are former farmers and lay people who turned to thievery, seduced by a life of “adventure.” They travel around the continent robbing rich carriages on their way to the capital.
a celim – equivalent to a kilometre