Anaxiunara (One Brief Eternity)

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An ancient dragon, immensely powerful but a solitary being, chooses a world to raise her brood; a world where humans live. Drawn to their passions, their struggles, their bravery, they possess a curious magic she has never known. At a time and place where pirates rule, Anaxiunara discovers, in one brief eternity, the magic of love.

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Published: Jan. 03, 2010
Words: 157,760
Language: English
ISBN: 9781452488431
About David DeRosa

About the author

Storytelling has always been among my favorite pastimes. Movies, Stage plays, songs and fairytales; I love 'em all. To be wrapped in the pages of a fantasy adventure is inarguably among the greatest and most absorbing mind trips one might take, and all that's needed is a good book and a light to read by.

Fiction has a special attraction. The mind sees and feels and lives with the characters through all of their passions and exploits. How can one truly ride on the wings of a dragon except in a fairytale? How better to travel through space and time than in the comfort of an overstuffed chair?

Fantasy, you may have guessed, is my personal favorite. The only things that are real are the only things that really matter; how we think, how we feel, how we cope with all the chaos when life spirals out of our control. We have heroes to inspire, villains to hate, and breathtaking scenes that can only be imagined.

It isn't the stories so much as the characters that involve us. By learning about them we might learn something of ourselves. That's what great storytelling really is; exploring foreign ideas and strange beliefs in the safety of familiar surroundings. And, the best stories will force us to think. That's a good thing when so often reality discourages it.

For those who enjoy reading as I do, there are worlds to discover and many stories yet to tell.

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Review by: M. Pars on Feb. 28, 2013 : star star star star star
Marvelous! Truly a gifted storyteller. Thank you for the spiritual, philosophical and emotional (not forgetting fantastical) journey. I hope that you write more about Anna and everyone else.
(reviewed within a week of purchase)

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