From fire, she melted.
From ashes, she rose.
She is the Dawn of the Ashes.

A Python by day,
a phoenix by night,
she speaks binary and poetry.

Sinner and dreamer by blood,
she tells tales of human woes
in hopes of awakening the good in souls.

~ About Me ~
Dawn | she | poet & writer | avid reader of English/French/Chinese prose and poetry

I love discovering new stories, so feel free to PM me your recommendations! I'm also up for a chat anytime. :)

❤️ Highly Recommended Authors ❤️
Poe, Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Kafka, Camus, Baudelaire, Lu Xun, Qian Zhongshu

"[W]hen an author picks up their pen[...], apart from grief and pain, they also feel a wisp of hope, hope for the goodness and sensibility of humans to prevail." - A Gentleman's Secret (see below)

~ Complete Works (Recent to Old) ~
📚 Featured By
🏆 Notable Award

📚 LY (Love Yourself), WattpadAnthologies
📚 HistoricalFiction
📕 Marmelade sanguine (FRENCH CHRISTMAS POEM)
📚 RomanceFR
📕 A Hundred Words Are Worth a Picture (MINUTE-LONG READS)
📚 _ShortStory_, dystopianapocalypse, MicroBytes, WattpadAnthologies, fright, ForbiddenWorlds
📕 A Gentleman's Secret (SATIRICAL MYSTERY)
📚 StoriesUndiscovered, mystery, dangerouslove, crime
🏆 Earnesty's Writers Awards 2019 - Short Story Genre Winner
📚 _ShortStory_

~ Fanfiction/Fanart ~

~ Contact ~
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  • Writing "A Monk's Journey"
  • JoinedOctober 27, 2018

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Hello, dear friends!  Do you want to read some ‘fun’ French horror about an individual who might love dolls a bit too much? The story is R-rated. No, no… don’t worry. It doesn’t contain any smut or...
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