Aislinn’s Shadow, Rambling, The Kin Chronicles, Tobias’ Spark, writing

When Things Don’t Go According to Plan

This morning I made the decision to throw a novel in the bin. The proverbial bin, since it's a digital file - but that doesn't make the loss of 107,000 words and the death of an idea any easier to bear. So now that I've fronted the topic, let's talk about how it happened -… Continue reading When Things Don’t Go According to Plan

Character Glossary, Merged Worlds, The Heart of a Shadow, writing

Balai

Full name: Balai Pronunciation: Bah-lye Species: Merged human Physical Features: 6’1”Light brown skinGreen eyesBlack HairBlack jackal’s ears (instead of human ones) Scent: Unknown Of Note: - Embalmer at the Royal Palace of Selekhet- Blessed with the Touch of Anubis, making him magically able to manipulate dead bodies First Appearance: The Heart of a Shadow “Your… Continue reading Balai

Character Glossary, Merged Worlds, The Heart of a Shadow, writing

Anubis

Full name: Anubis Also Known As: Soulcatcher, God of the Dead Pronunciation: Ah-noo-biss Species: God (Egyptian pantheon) Physical Features: Charcoal skinHazel eyesLong, black hairJackal’s ears, legs and tail (black furred)Can also transform his head from a human to a jackal’s Scent: Unknown Of Note: Son of Osiris and Nephthys, half brother to Horus Author’s Note:Anubis… Continue reading Anubis

Character Glossary, Merged Worlds, The Heart of a Shadow, writing

Apep/Apophis

Full name: Apep, also known as Apophis Pronunciation: Ah-pep, or Ah-poff-iss Species: Demon serpent Physical Features: Snakelike, with grey scales that look like pieces of shale. Silver eyes, long fangs, very, very large. Scent: Unknown Author’s Note: There are many Ancient Egyptian myths and religious texts containing mention of Apophis (or Apep) the Great Serpent.… Continue reading Apep/Apophis

Character Glossary, Merged Worlds, The Heart of a Shadow, writing

Raiden Horushood

Full name: Raiden Horushood Pronunciation: Ray-den Species: Angel Physical Features:Male6’4”Medium brown skinGolden eyesDark brown hairWings with feathers in white, grey and tawny rust Scent: Warm sand and burning sunlight Of Note: - Crown Prince of Egypt, younger brother to Pharaoh Taos.- Younger sister and parents are both deceased.- Captain of the Pharaoh’s honour guard. First… Continue reading Raiden Horushood

Character Glossary, Merged Worlds, The Heart of a Shadow, writing

Liria Atlannon

Full name: Liria Atlannon Pronunciation: Leer-ee-ah Species: Dark fairy Physical Features: Human - Pale skin Long indigo/navy hair Violet eyes Butterfly wings in violet and plumDark fairy - Stormy blue/grey skin Long indigo/navy hair Violet eyesButterfly wings in indigo and plum Scent: Moon lillies and the cool, clear secrets of dawn Of Note: Liria’s soul… Continue reading Liria Atlannon

Aislinn’s Shadow, Character Glossary, The Kin Chronicles, Tobias’ Spark

Arthur Balcourte

Full name: Arthur Louis Balcourte Pronunciation: Are-thur (Loo-iss Bal-court) Kin Type: Flamingo Age: 64 (as at Aislinn's Shadow) Height: 6’ 1” Physical Features: Pale blond hair, hazel eyes Kin Features: Pink feathers, hazel eyes Scent: Rum and Raisin Birthday: 20th of June Astrology: Gemini Favourite Food: Croissants Favourite Drink: Espresso coffee Of Note:- French Lord-… Continue reading Arthur Balcourte

Aislinn’s Shadow, Character Glossary, The Kin Chronicles, Tobias’ Spark, Tobias’ Spark

Andre Redding

Full name: Andre Francisco Redding Pronunciation: On-dray Kin Type: Wolf Age: 56 (as at Aislinn's Shadow) Height: 6’ 4” Physical Features: Brown hair, brown eyes Kin Features: Brown fur, brown eyes Scent: Lemon and ether Birthday: 20th February Astrology: Pisces Favourite Food: Pate and water crackers Favourite Drink: Tequila on the rocks Of Note: -… Continue reading Andre Redding

Aislinn’s Shadow, Character Glossary, The Kin Chronicles, Tobias’ Spark

Zeke Smythe

Full name: Ezekiel (Zeke) Dexter Smythe Pronunciation: Zeek (Ee-zee-kee-ell Dex-ter S-my-th) Kin Type: Wolf Age: 28 (as at Aislinn's Shadow) Height: 6’ 8” Physical Features: Shoulder length curly blond hair, sapphire eyes Kin Features: Golden fur, sapphire eyes Scent: Sea breeze and limestone Birthday: 30th May Astrology: Gemini Favourite Food: Chicken Tacos Favourite Drink: Beer… Continue reading Zeke Smythe

Merged Worlds, Rambling, The Heart of a Shadow, The Kin Chronicles, The Weaver’s War, writing

ARC Team Availability

Following last week’s announcement of The Heart of a Shadow, I’ve decided to open up some spots on my ARC team. For anyone who’s unsure, ARC is author lingo for ‘advanced reader copy’ and being on someone’s ARC team means that you strike a deal with the author where, in exchange for a free copy… Continue reading ARC Team Availability