The Portrait is a Gothic horror about Victoria Frost, an author who develops an unhealthy obsession with her character. As events unfold, her obsessions begin to turn on her and forces Victoria to question her sanity. Is she simply slipping deeper into madness or are there other factors at play?
The Portrait features a mixture of contemporary and historical scenes with the latter revolving around her muse. In this novel, Victoria will revisit certain scenes using both prose and art yielding new pieces of the puzzle with every pass.
Evelyn Chartres is the Nom de Plume for a self-published Canadian author. A writer of Gothic horror stories, Evelyn introduced the Portrait in 2016 and the Grand in 2017.
A fan of the phrase live to eat, Evelyn has also shared various recipes on evelynchartres.com, which focuses on French Canadian dishes. Some of her recipes features deep-dish meat pies, seafood, and desserts rarely seen outside of La Belle Province.
Currently living in Halifax, Nova Scotia; Evelyn is laying the foundations for her next project, expanding on the life and times of a hunter.