New cover for "Accounts"

  • Posted on: 15 October 2013
  • By: MeiLin

I'm spiffing things up. I went back to the original covers for Lovers and Beloveds and Son in Sorrow, since the new ones didn't seem to be helping.

I've also learned a few things about cover design in the last few months; I do my own covers for most short stories and novellas I release, the exceptions being The Mage's Toy and The Amber Cross, which were both premades.

So now I'm dinking around with the cover for "Accounts." I don't have time to dink around with any others; this is my only experiment for now. Here 'tis; click to embiggen:

I like it better, but I'm not sure it's exactly there yet...

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Gudy's picture

Embodiment

... what you're aiming for, so I don't know if it's there yet. But I like it, and it does fit rather nicely.

the paradox's picture

Petitioner

maybe blur the writing or put smoke over it, or make the page darker, so it becomes more of a background. Making it crumple in the flames would be nice, too, but probably not easy.

MeiLin's picture

Most High

Make it more transparent. Thanks for the feedback. Smile

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