Celtic Legend

An Ancient Celtic Evil Threatens

April 25, 2013
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Indie author R. Rose

Passion, betrayal, malevolence, and magic conjured from the depths of ancient Irish legends come to life in the new R. Rose novel “Desires.”

It’s the story of Elean, who was created by the ancient Celtic god Dagda and gifted with a spark of his daughter’s soul. Eléan is given the task of living in the mortal realm while being relentlessly hunted in a deadly desire for Otherworldly vengeance.

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She must control her legacy and save the immortal soul that lives within her.

Liam and James, meanwhile, have been friends, brothers, since they were children. Now the Otherworld is coming for Elean, a woman they both love and would die to protect.

Will it destroy them, or will they find the strength to fight what’s coming?

Greagoir must be the vessel for a Battle Goddess’s uncontrollable lust and killing rage.

Elean is the key to his freedom.

All that stands in his way are two mortal warriors gifted by a goddess and a young woman’s desire to survive.

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Roxanna Rose knows that the ancient Northern Ireland legends can be a little daunting at first, especially if you are new to them.

So she has posted short bios of her main characters on her website:

Dagda (the “good god” or “skillful father god”) – The “good” part of his name refers, not to a moral standpoint, but more to his skill and expertise in all things. He is associated with the magical cauldron from the Otherworld…

Brighid (Daughter of Dagda) – A goddess of Inspiration. It was thought, in some legends that the Dagda had three daughters all named Brighid. Other legends speak of the “triple goddess aspect” of Brighid…

Morrigan (The Phantom Queen) – Often depicted with the huge black wings of a crow. She is the goddess of war, of battle, of fury; a bringer of fear and panic…

… and others. See the complete page here.

And watch the trailer for “Desires”:

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