Book of Shadows
Book One - By the Light of the Watchtowers
Chapter 1: Rude Awakening
October 1st 2010
A storm rattles Salem in mid-october while people fill up the Nightmare Rock Club for a night of electronic rhythms and trance-inducing synths. As the music reaches a crescendo four individuals begin to experience strange hallucinations that superimpose themselves over their reality. Soon, the club loses power and for these four individuals especially, everything goes black. They awaken about two weeks later in the upper area of Gallows Hill park with strange new powers and senses…
Chapter 2: Close Encounters
October 15th 2010
The four people that this story focuses on begin to experiment with their new abilities and see strange things in Salem. Auras are read and a gangs hideout is infiltrated, exposing a grisly murder. The four call in the police and begin to get caught up in the dangerous events transpiring around them.
Chapter 3: What Dreams May Come
October 17th 2010
The protagonists of our story begin to follow a symbols and dreams. At the Bridge Street bridge they see a magical signature at the scene of a suicide. At last, the protagonists come to the gazebo at the Salem Common, where they meet Duncan MacRath, a man who claims to be a “mage”. He tells them that what they are experiencing is an awakening and are mages themselves, humans who have awakened to the higher Supernal Realms. It is from these higher realms that they can drawn down great power and enact their will upon the world with magic.