Colorwash

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A sun shower causing one’s immediate surroundings to ripple with vibrant, shifting colors. It is said to be like walking through a rainbow.

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Lemuel Carver

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Tom Orange’s maternal uncle and Bess’s father. He is a massive tanner, often drunk and furious that his daughter has abandoned him.

 
 

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Corelli’s Concerto Op. 6, No. 9

I played a lot of 18th-century music throughout the writing of BELL WEATHER. Today’s selection is from Corelli’s Concerto Op. 6, No. 9.

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Eccentric Ocean

Bellweather REDO author sendECCENTRIC OCEAN

The vast ocean between Floria and Heraldia, frequently travelled and rife with mysterious perils

 
 
 

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Bess Carver

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Tom Orange’s cheerful, twenty year old cousin. She works at the Orange Tavern to avoid her abusive father, and forms a close friendship with Molly Bell.

 
 

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Merryweather Tea

Bellweather REDO author sendMERRYWEATHER TEA

Said to taste like “a cup of many seasons”

 
 
 

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Albinoni’s Sonata Op. 2, No. 1

I played a lot of 18th-century music throughout the writing of BELL WEATHER. Today’s selection is from Albinoni’s Sonata Op. 2, No. 1.

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Candlefruit

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Green, waxy berries used to make fragrant candles

 
 
 

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SHERIFF JAMES PITT

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The sheriff of Root. A man of firm intent but dubious ability, he is committed to colonial justice even as he boils over personal wrongs.

 
 

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Bloodpox

Bellweather REDO author sendBLOODPOX

A potentially fatal, infectious disease characterized by severe fevers and bleeding pores.

 
 

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