My bad. I said in an author's note on the post where I first introduced Michael Thedford's reader character Michela that I'd write another author's note later, with all the links to all the earlier chapters to which I added Michela. I never did it. A thousand pardons.
But better late than never! For your retro-ninja-reading pleasure:
PA 32, in which Michela and the Kadrini pike both are introduced,
PA 33, in which the pike is first used by Yeolis,