Orient in Turmoil

Kasumi – Orient In Turmoil

The Summer had been especially hot this year in Nagasaki. With the news of raids in nearby coastal villages, the Lord of the powerful city had retained a part of the Japanese fleet in his port. He feared an impending attack from the pirates and since supplies were low within the city, he could not… Continue reading Kasumi – Orient In Turmoil

Orient in Turmoil

Ayame – Orient in Turmoil

The Summer in Nagasaki has been quite hot this year. With the temperatures reaching as far as thirty degrees Celsius, the locals began to avoid a couple of hours before and after noon, since the heat was just unbearable to do anything else besides sitting in the shade or having cold drinks at the various… Continue reading Ayame – Orient in Turmoil

Orient in Turmoil

William – Orient in Turmoil

It was night. The sea was calm and it was impossible to hear the waves hitting the wooden vessel that sailed within a mile of the Japanese southern coast. On the crow’s nest, a small open compartment at the top of the ship’s mainmast, a young man stood vigilant during the cold hours with a… Continue reading William – Orient in Turmoil

Orient in Turmoil

Kyosuke – Orient in Turmoil

The sun shined high by this time of the day. Hot and dry was the weather and Kyosuke could only count on his flimsy robes and the long straw hat on his head, to protect him from the burning sun. It has been a while since he had left the forest that took him six… Continue reading Kyosuke – Orient in Turmoil