Jeanne Hébuterne / Amedeo Modigliani
with commentary by Stephen Leigh, the author
To the reader:
This abandoned and unfinished long draft section may not make a great deal of sense unless you’ve already read IMMORTAL MUSE (DAW Books 2014), an alternate history fantasy novel about exactly what the title implies: a genuine muse who is immortal, who also happens to have been Perenelle Flamel (b. October 13, 1320), the wife of the alchemist Nicolas Flamel.
But here’s a thumbnail sketch of the plot.