Domain - Growth Stage 1 - Emergence
The Tree becomes slightly more real.
The Tree can now store soul fragments within it.
Soul Fragments are gained when the awakened Devour a victim.
If the Tree has no raw essence within it when essence would be used then a random soul fragment will break down into essence instead.
While at the Tree a character can, by act of will, select and break down soul fragments into essence. Breaking each fragment is a minor action. The character can break down a number of fragments equal to the Tree’s current growth stage each turn. Living fragments may require a will roll to catch and crush.