Hazel shot to her feet. “I don’t believe this. He’s my brother. He brought me back from the Underworld, and you don’t want to help him?” - page 173, Mark of Athena

Nico’s eyes looked like shattered glass. Percy wondered sadly if something inside him had broken permanently. - page 539, Mark of Athena

“This is Annabeth,” Jason said. “Uh, normally she doesn’t judo-flip people.” 

Mark of Athena, Rick Riordan

so i was musing about Percy and Annabeth in Art History and i can totally see a lot of “oh-my-gods-we-almost-just-died-you’re-alive-i-love-you” kisses happening in between fighting off monsters and generally trying to survive in Tartarus. 

then i doodled a thumbnail. 

OH [curses in greek]




For a second there I thought you disappeared
It rains a lot this time of year
And we both go together if one falls down

from chapter 19 of Mark of Athena, how could i not draw this scene?

A one-way trip. A very hard fall.

i like their dynamic. they’ve got a whole ‘chicks before dicks’ vibe.

then Leo had to ruin their conversation by blowing up the Roman camp…

i’ve finished it

freaking Mark of Athena

i can’t describe how i’m feeling so i’ll post drawings soon that will be able to say more

"We just came down here to talk. We fell asleep. Accidentally. That’s it.”

"Kissed a couple of times…"

"Not helping!"

She climbed one of the largest boulders to get a better view. Leo tried to follow and lost his balance. Hazel caught his hand. She pulled him up and they found themselves atop the rock, holding hands, face-to-face. 

…She definitely didn’t seem like a dead person. 

Mark of Athena, page 78

here’s a work in progress scan of the “stables scene.” i am gonna have way too much fun coloring the glass floor. also, i have a ton of different versions of this scene. <3

the seven from the Prophecy! sorry it’s taken so long to get a scanner (one that’s too small, to boot)… you guys ready for the spam of WIPs and sketches I’m about to hit you with?

i should’ve realized and fixed this by now, but i mumble- so i’m really sorry, you’re probably going to have to turn up the volume to understand me. D: but this is just me going through some recent sketches and apologizing for being such a turtle in a shell lately. 

MoA spoilers under the cut

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