In The Light of What We See

An inspiration/mood board for my next novel. Out 1st April from Lake Union!
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the book cover for in the light of what we see by sarah painter
In the Light of What We See
In The Light of What We See eBook: Sarah Painter: Kindle Store
a close up of a person wearing a green shirt and long dark hair with brown eyes
Parminder Nagra
Parminder Nagra I love this actress; she would be my dream casting for Parveen!
a man sitting on top of a magazine cover holding his hand out to the side
News | Fashion
This is pretty close to how I picture Mina's brother, Geraint. Except Geraint's hair is longer and he's probably not *quite* as handsome...
the virgin mary holding her hands in prayer
No You Shut Up
Saint Lucy with her eyes on her hands.
an old church in the middle of a cemetery with tombstones and trees around it
St. Illtyd's, Oxwich, Gower.
purple flowers growing on the side of a rocky hill with water and sky in the background
Frozen Tungsten
This magical shot is of Rhossili on the Gower peninsula (where Mina grew up).
the beach is next to some cliffs on the water's edge at sunset or dawn
Gower Peninsula coastline, South Wales. One of the main characters in my WIP grew up here (as did I!).
six different birds are shown in black and white
Mina sees 'ghost birds' in the book and I collected a huge array of bird and bird-related imagery while I was writing/researching.
a bird sitting on top of a piece of paper
Love this piece (original description kept below to credit artist) -- Art journal assignment: do initial pencil sketch to frame object, then add darkest tones first in black marker, or charcoal. Add torn paper details then finish by highlighting with white and gray pastels.
a blue and white striped beach chair sitting on top of a pebble covered beach - Hotelveilingen vanaf €1 - Vind jouw hotelkamer
Brighton, England
two lawn chairs sitting on top of a beach next to a building with the words brighton pier
Brighton Pier
an ocean view from a building next to a street with cars parked on the sidewalk
Brighton - street with a view
Brunswick Square (picture) in Brighton, England.
Player’s Advertisement 1930 Art Deco, Vintage Posters, Vintage Ads, Pin Up, Halloween, Vintage Cigarette Ads
Player’s Advertisement 1930
an advertisement for cadbury's milk with hand holding a glass and chocolate bar
In pictures: Cadbury adverts
Old advert for Dairy Milk with "glass and a half" slogan