House of Shattered Wings

Inspiration for my novel: devastated turn of the century Paris split between quasi-feudal Houses, addictive magic--and entirely too many dead bodies. Coming out August 2015 from Roc (US)/Gollancz (UK/Commonwealth)! More info here:
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Abandoned library.

A Tree grows in an Abandoned Library. The loss is staggering to me, It cries out, don't forget me. It sits here waiting to be reclaimed and revived one glorious day.

There's something in the shadowed undercity that's reminding me of devastated, dark Paris.

Digital Painting / Concept Art / Landscape / Castle / SciFi / Science Fiction / Other Planet / Future / Surreal / Mystic / Fantasy //♥

Brasserie Printemps, Paris, France | by Zagreusfm

Note to self: Go to see this next time I'm in Paris.Art Noveau stained glass cupola in the tea room of Printemps department store, Paris, France.

abandoned chateau~

abandoned chateau~ this could be a cool art project for kids. Give them a picture a vibrant place and they have to draw it abandoned.

Before the War (Paris Opera House Victory Ball 1946 David Scherman)

Couples dancing in the Grand Foyer of the Paris Opera House at the Victory Ball, Paris, May 1946 // Photograph by David E.

Emmanuelle, archivist of House Silverspires. Or possibly Morningstar, ex-head of House Silverspires, in one of his gentler moods.

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Below House Silverspires.

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.