Scrawl Bones

School transmutation [ink, language-dependent]; Level sorcerer/wizard 3


Casting Time 2 standard actions
Components S, M (ink and enough pieces of scrimshaw or bone for each target)


Range 1 mile/level
Target one creature/level
Duration 1 hr./level
Saving Throw none; Spell Resistance no


You enchant bleached bones or scrimshaw to communicate with other creatures. You may trace up to 10 words per round on the piece. All the other recipients of the spell can read the message on their matching pieces. The recipients can communicate with the caster and each other in the same fashion.

Destruction of a creature’s piece ends the spell for that creature, while destroying the caster’s piece ends the spell in its entirety.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Deep Magic. � 2014 Open Design LLC. Authors: Wolfgang Baur, Tom Benton, Creighton Broadhurst, Jason Bulmahn, Ross Byers, Charles Lee Carrier, Tim Connors, Adam Daigle, Jonathan Drain, Mike Franke, Ed Greenwood, Frank Gori, Jim Groves, Amanda Hamon Kunz, Sam Harris, Brandon Hodge, Phillip Larwood, Jeff Lee, John Ling, Jr., Chris Lozaga, Ben McFarland, Nicholas Milasich, Carlos Ovalle, Richard Pett, Marc Radle, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Wade Rockett, Stephen Rowe, Adam Roy, Amber E. Scott, Neil Spicer, Owen K.C. Stephens, Joshua Stevens, Christina Stiles, Matt Stinson, Stefen Styrsky, Dan Voyce, and Mike Welham.

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