fairytalesmakeyoustrong: This isn’t an in-progress drawing. It’s just a doodle. I realized I hadn’t drawn Paige’s brand and I felt like I needed to. I feel like it’s an important detail to capture, because it’s a physical imprint that Sheol I left on Paige, so she’ll never forget it. (This is all from Samantha Shannon’s The Bone Season/The Mime Order.)
sshannonauthor: thefourthorder: i had high hopes for this and then my idea crashed and burned and got eaten by a llama also woulda been a prototype print idea but uuuuuuaaaaarrrrgghhhhhhhhh This is amazing, please don’t scrap it!
If I knew how prints worked id so be down to make prints of these if ya’ll were interested alasI made a speedpaint of this but gave up halfway while recording so that’ll probably not go up soooooooConsider this a “sorry for not being more active you try and draw with a baby slobbering on your drawing arm” gift.Do reblog! - L
sshannonauthor: thefourthorder: One of the birthday presents I made for sshannonauthor 23rd birthday today! Based on a scene in THE MIME ORDER so consider this a teaser of sorts I guess? Enjoooooyyyy Plus I don’t post nearly enough Paiden as I should. also ignore the shadowing i bs’d it - L I love this.
onthemeritsofunnaturalness: universal-change: “I looked at him, assessing his face. His brow was dark, as if with regret. He caught my gaze and dropped it.” The Bone Season, Samantha Shannon THIS IS SO BEAUTIFUL AND AMAZING I absolutely love this. I’m grinning like an idiot.
wikiayabooks: Check out our original The Bone Season clairvoyance chart! This is a great aid to reading the book.
Scion is the fictional republic of 'The Bone Season'. Their symbol, the anchor, was inspired by an ancient Nigerian language system called Nsibidi. The glyph which provided the basis for the anchor, 'ójȯ', conveys fear.