These stories form Gale's main character arc.
Gale, a plane-wrecked sailor, recounts the love that led her to a life at sea, and the moment which ripped her away from it.
Stranded on a plane with no seas, Gale meets a stranger who can seemingly offer her what she desires most: a way home.
Gale is beginning to fear she may never escape the oceanless plane of Wreth, when she meets a woman who seems to understand her lament.
Gale hasn't quite made it home, but she has at last found her way to the sea. Can she win passage on a ship when no one knows her marks?
Gale has finally found a home on a real sailing ship, but, when a strange woman captures the captain's eye, Gale can't shake the notion that a storm is brewing...
A strange encounter aboard her new ship, the Mourning Reign, leaves Gale searching for answers.