The Dragon and the painter. by Monika Conroy
Approx. 83,880 words.
Published on March 28, 2009.
The Dragon and the painter meet weekly. The dragon tutors the painter who then illustrates the tale’s meaning on a picture board. Centuries later, Isabella d’Estes discovers the ancient boards in the papal library. On her journey home, gypsies render aide to Isabella. As payment, the gypsies are given the boards. The final board, The Oracle, Isabella keeps. Free, the “Tarot” spread.