Image description: statue of a mother holding her infant child. The child's hand is pressed to the mother's cheek.
This is a story I started working on three years ago. Since then, it has gone through a number of revisions and rejections, and ultimately I decided to let it be as is while expanding on the characters and world in what would become the Kevarya Universeand
The Shapeshifter Prince, my project for the upcomingCamp Nanowrimo. Some details have changed since I wrote it; for example, Arkady's name meaning and how he acquires it is very different in this story than in The Man Who Is Revealed. Still, the emotional truth of Him remains an essential part of both Arkady and Thyld's character development.
Content warning for misgendering, transphobia, and attempted suicide.