Happy Medieval Monday. Welcome back to week #5 of our blog hop. Today I am featuring Bambi Lynn with a snippet from Mask of the Highlander. I love her tagline "Can an ancient pagan god find peace in the mortal world?" Very intriguing.
And my ongoing excerpt from Eyes of the Seer continues with the next snippet featured on Bambi Lynn's Blog. Enjoy :)
As she approached the source of the healing thermal waters, Arduinna found the goddess lounged near the edge. She allowed herself to blend in with the surrounding foliage and silently watched Demona as she stroked the naked body of a young god. He appeared to be unconscious for he showed no reaction to the beautiful, if much older, goddess fondling him. Every now and then, Demona reached into the steaming water and brought some out in her cupped hand. She trickled it over him, letting her fingers trail shimmering swirls across his golden skin.
Swatting at a fairy hovering nearby, its lacy, iridescent wings buzzing in her ear, Arduinna stepped out into the open. “What have you done?”
Once she was afraid to touch him. Now she’s afraid to let go.
Forced to marry to avoid war between clans, Kenna Cleary endured three days of her new husband's painful brutality, unaware of his demon heritage. Leaving her for dead, he rode off to battle the English. In the five years of his absence, she bore him a daughter, increased his holdings, and gained the love and respect of his people. Now he's home. Must she and the clan learn to endure his cruelty once more?
Can an ancient Celtic god find peace in the mortal world?
The Laird of Domhnul has returned from war a changed man—moreso than his wife can possibly know. Now the warrior faces a new battle, one for his wife's heart, and his peoples' trust. He must walk the knife's edge of deception and danger, all while learning to manage the supernatural power flaring inside him and discovering a heritage he never imagined.
But when his father embroils both them in a deadly plot, can the couple find a way to prevent war between their clans?