She was a young journalist living in New York City. Since she'd grown up there, she thought herself jaded to everything life had to show her.
I'm stuck as an interlife mom to a daughter that knows me as a friend in this life. I'm stuck as nothing but a ghost to my husband from my previous life who doesn't know I've brought myself back.
It starts with the djinn, 'cause they're the ultimate forms of the dissonants. There are dissonants and consonants of beings, basically bad or good, respectively.
About four-hundred years ago, there used to be a town just outside Jamestown, Virginia called Juniper. It wouldn't be in the history books. It's only passed down in oral history among hunters and slayers.
I was miserable, being a useless, petted daughter with no voice. What was worse was that I didn't know it.
I will say that not all poor have my integrity. There are plenty of groups of poor children, mostly boys, that will gladly pick your pocket. There's also prostitutes; not courtesans, you understand; that will steal more bills from a man's wallet when he's asleep. They call it necessity while I call it a bad decision.