Its becoming apparent to me that when I click on one of your subs, I already know I'm going to like it! I love how you break up the body of the text and the plot hooks into bullet points (I've been trying to do that as well). Makes for easy reading, and each point hits home. Go to Comment
Bump again, two years later. I like the way this ends. The murderer casts off the cloak for fear of what it will do next, and so it goes, another magic item "lost"...waiting again to be found, so it can "embrace" once more.
The PCs discover a large white ball in the branches of a tree, or in a niche in a cave. Unless magically examined, or by a PC with a specialty in insects, it is a plain, smooth white ball. After a short time, it hatches and releases hundreds of spiders, cockroaches, some other nasty bug