Inspiration board for the short story "The Girl With the Sapling Heart" A dying girl receives a heart transplant from a mad scientist. The story is set in the Victorian age on the large estate Endesmere ruled by Lord Poison. If all goes well, this short story will be the prequel to a full length novel: "The Poison Garden"
1920 Cream silk chiffon with pale printed & flocked rose blossom clusters in soft colors, center front panel covered with iridescent sequins & metallic copper coils in floral motifs, embroidered net lace insets on bodice & at hem, chiffon lining.
“She walked quickly through the darkness with the stride of someone who was at least certain that the forest, on this damp and windy night, contained strange and terrible things, and she was it.” ― Wyrd Sisters Photo by Pablo Castro Fernández