Ok, so this is my first entry here:
Title of work: Time for a New Tree (I will think of something better later)
Kicking off the worst month with one of the best authors, Fugue for a Darkening Island by Chris Priest
WORD COUNT LIMIT: 2,000 - 7,000 (suggested upper limit, but don't go too far beyond it)
DEADLINE: October 24th,
So far, I see no direct connections--except references to ongoing events in Chalced/Bingtown/Rainwilds.
If the story ends up headed that
I think you are safe enough just re-reading the Farseer and Tawny Man series. There are some connections with the Liveship Traders and the 4-book Rain