Knife Thrower / Thief
Place of Birth:
Rojara Tu Vanitra
hails from the region Brightwood on the eastern edge of Eyratha.
Like all of the Bright Ones (as the natives of Brightwood are
called), Rojara has golden brown skin and turquoise eyes.
Rojara grew up as the daughter
of a merchant and his wife, and while her parents loved her, they often found
her a handful. If she wasnítí getting in trouble over the mischief she and her
friends caused, she was likely getting in trouble because of her smart mouth.
When Rojara was 15, the Jannik
Brothers Carnival came to Brightwood and Rojara was fascinated, particularly
with Cordan, the handsome young knife thrower. Thus, when the carnival moved on,
Rojara moved on with it. Using her natural athletic skills, she began performing
as a tumbler as well as acting as Cordanís assistant. She and Cordan began to
fall in love as he taught her the tricks of throwing and fighting with knives. A
year and half after joining the carnival, Rojara and Cordan became husband and
But there was more to the
Jannik Brothers Carnival than entertaining the populace. It was also one of the
finest collections of thieves in Eyratha. Unfortunately, a few years ago, the
carnival tried to rob the wrong man. Lord Conkel, the target, was well-connected
and convinced Duke Duvel to bring down the force of his army on the carnival.
Rojara was lucky enough to escape the massacre but many of her friends and her
beloved husband were killed and several more were arrested and imprisoned.
Since that dark day, Rojara has done whatever she
could to fight the evil of Duke Duvel, eventually joining up with the Smiling