Fate of Steam & Sorcery
“Zeitgeist” is “the spirit of the times” or “the spirit of the age.” Zeitgeist is the general cultural, intellectual, ethical, spiritual, and/or political climate within a nation or even specific groups, along with the general ambiance, morals, sociocultural direction, and mood associated with an era. ~ Wikipedia
Area-Wide Themes & Threats
Threat: Indians Massacred in 1860
Aspect: Woodley island Mojo
Threat: High Society White Court
Theme: Obtuse Population
Aspect" “Tree huggin’Faerie kissin’ dang outsiders!”
Supernatural Status Quo:
Mediocre: Wiyot/Hoopa tribes have set up their own enclave in the Weitchepec/Hoopa area. They are sovereign. All other SN activity is ebbing/waning due to “Rugged Individualism” of non-native culture.
Mundane Status Quo:
Good; “Rugged Individualism” & “Manifest Destiny” attitudes plus an unhealthy mix of racism and bigotry makes for an unwelcoming environment for “Outsiders, Foreigners and other Riff-Raff”.
Who is In The Dark?
Elite of Humboldt ~ Wants to maintain the status quo.
Most of the Denizens ~ Wants to maintain the status quo.
John Muir Society ~ Wants to Rock the Boat.
Who is In the Know?
White Court Elite ~ Wants to maintain the status quo.
Society of the Evening Star ~ Wants to Rock the Boat
Who is In The Middle of It All? (And up to their ears . . .)
Knights of the Dawn