February 16, 2014 at 20:21:31 UTC
Original artwork by Celia Souris.
This is a scene from my novel, The Afflicted (available here). Unfortunately, I can't really the context because, you know, spoilers. People who've read it should be able to recognize it, though!
on February 16, 2014 at 23:33:04 UTC
Aww, there's something so...affecting, about seeing what's normally a powerful predator reduced to weeping
on February 16, 2014 at 23:49:08 UTC
This is ... there are several, of course, but this is one of my favorite moments in the novel, and Celia did an excellent job capturing it. Girard really is at his most pitiable right here.