Tag: faeries

Creating the World of Sidhe Faeries

“Able to finally appreciate my surroundings, I let myself take it all in. The place was magical. The sun shone through the opening of the tree line above us. Many varieties of flowers bloomed, types I had never seen before. They colored the world around me. My head swiveled while my eyes captured the splendor. I felt amazed by the serene landscape, the way nature magnified the colors around me. The green leaves on the trees gave a glow of emerald prisms. Everything seemed to have an aura around it. I looked down at my hands and saw they had a slight shine emanating from them.”

Excerpt from Harmony by Nia Markos

  Rina sat down on the floor in front of him. He could see he had hurt her, but fought against wanting to comfort her. Whatever friendship they had developed was broken. He saw no way for them to go back to their easy…

Excerpt from Harmony by Nia Markos

  “We have not finished.” He said. I slowly turned to face him. Burning rage colored my eyes red. He was standing, leaning over the table with his hands braced upon it. What I must have looked like, with my eyes flashing and my…

Excerpt from Harmony by Nia Markos

  He found himself back on the island he had left a little over a week before. The terrain had not changed. Bleak and overcast, the valley he arrived in was rain-soaked and frigid. As far as his eye could see, the Sidhe army…

Excerpt from Harmony by Nia Markos

“Thalia, the floor is yours.” Rydia stated. Mom took a moment before rising to her feet. She steeled herself for what lay ahead. I could feel Rider tense beside her. Mom schooled her face into neutrality, showing none of the conflict inside her. Once…

Excerpt from Harmony by Nia Markos

“Watch!” His mother ordered him when he turned away. Liam had no choice but to return his gaze to the scene before him. Even that glimpse was worth the anguish he felt. She was beyond beautiful to him. He knew each contour of her…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

Liam raced to the pier too late to haul himself aboard. He watched helplessly as the distance grew. Trying to transport aboard it was impossible. The boat was protected. How could we have screwed up so badly? Alexa was gone. They had no idea…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

Liam found Alexa outside, in the exact spot she had been for the last couple of days. Staring down at the beach, as if his brother would miraculously appear, she had been keeping her emotions bottled up. He thought about leaving her alone, but…