Mandi

M a n d i

S n e a k p e a k

I n t r o d u c t i o n

C o n t a c t

All the world will be your enemy, Prince with a Thousand Enemies, and whenever they catch you, they will kill you. But first they must catch you, digger, listener, runner, prince with the swift warning. Be cunning and full of tricks and your people shall never be destroyed.
Moderator August 2015 & January 2018 Community Soul February 2019 Spotlight Soul (Milos) 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 SoSuWriMo Champ! Sabicus
  • Joined: March 2014
  • Aux Slots: 3/7
  • Stats: 768 threads | 2,649 posts
  • Post Logs: Active | Archive
  • Dæmon: Malayan Civet
  • Hogwarts House: Hufflepuff
  • Timezone: Central

Hey there! I'm Mandi and I've been around 'Souls for a few years now after slinking onto the board like a creeper sometime early in 2014. I helped lead Krokar alongside Myst from December 2015 until its disbandment on October 31st, 2018.

Currently, I am a Moderator on the board, so if you have any questions or concerns please don't hesitate to PM or DM me! c: I am also one-third of the Del Cenere Gang's leadership, serving as its OOC taskwoman, and am happy to help out with any of your coyote needs!

I'm an introvert with mild social anxiety, so you probably won't see me around 'Souls chat often. But I'm a friendly person and I love brainstorming character plots and ideas so don't be afraid to poke me if you have something you'd like my thoughts about! You can find information specific to my RP preferences and habits here. <3

If you'd like to try your hand at a fun little puzzle, hit the "show" button underneath the Wiki Links section to reveal some "purebred" designer mutts you can guess the make up of! :D

Wiki Links

OOC: Adoptables | Category
Families: Antebellum | Morgan | Parhelion
Areas: Barnes Estate | Eilean Cù | Selmaski | The Shoal | Trillium Hollow

PM – Evelyn Escuella

  • For 'Souls or Mod-related questions:
Please feel free to PM me or
  • For general Del Cenere inquiries:
PM the OOC account

Discord – Mandi#0384

  • Feel free to DM me even if I appear offline

E-mail – ruetoli@yahoo.com

  • Don't have a forum account? E-mail me!

"Purebred" Designer Mutts

A couple of friends and I sometimes have fun at work and come up with crazy combinations of dogs to form one, super ridiculous "purebred" designer mutt. The idea came about after an argument one of us had with someone who was impossibly adamant that their yorkipoo was a purebred dog and not a mixed breed. The "breeds" listed are a collaboration between myself and my friends, but I designed, drew, and colored them. The bullet points to the right of the pictures list what breeds make them up and are intentionally hidden in case you'd like to try your luck and guess what they are. ;D Highlight to reveal!

Chirottawuggadoodle

  • Chihuahua
  • Rottweiler
  • Dachshund (wiener dog)
  • Pug
  • Beagle
  • Poodle

German Cockachomaltibullhoundzer

  • German shepherd
  • Cocker spaniel
  • Bichon
  • Maltese
  • French bulldog
  • Bloodhound
  • Schnauzer

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  • Sidonia, golden eagle NPC of Drachev. Was claimed by Eliza Cormier after Drachev's death.
  • Raosar, common loon NPC of Ailie. Vanished in the autumn of 2017 and is presumed dead.
  • Luison, maned wolf NPC of Diego. Relocated to Ceniza Valley in the winter of 2017.
  • Hocico, white-nosed coati NPC of Diego. Returned to Ceniza Valley with him in August 2018.
  • Moo, domestic cat NPC of Milos. Relocated to Old Ironsides Trade Depot in early October 2018.
  • Fiero, common genet NPC of Keabetswe. Killed in the fire that destroyed Fiskebyn in late October 2018.
  • Kaja, Verda, & Kaimana, wild boar NPCs of Milos. Ran from the fire that destroyed Aster's Fields and returned to life in the wilds.
  • Amara & Sela, landrace goat NPCs of Milos. Brought to Old Ironsides in November 2018.
  • Meerclar, domestic cat NPC of Milos. Relocated with him to Old Ironsides in mid-August 2019.

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C o n t e n t

  • Private threads: If I start a private thread and you haven't replied to it, I will mark it AW after two weeks.
  • Replying: Generally, I won't take longer than 2 weeks to reply but this largely depends on RL circumstances and muse.
  • Closing Threads: I'm almost never opposed to OOC endings so never feel bad or anxious about asking to OOCly close a thread we have. Alternately, I will let our thread be archived automatically if there have been no replies after four weeks.
  • Reviving Threads: I prefer not to grave-dig archived threads. I would rather start a new one.
  • Assumptions: Most OOC assumptions are fine by me. Please check my individual characters' pages for specifics you can assume without asking. Anything else, please PM me first.
  • Plotting: I love plots! Have an idea? Let me hear it!
  • Requesting: I'm almost always open for threads. If you want one with one of my characters, feel free to PM or DM me.
  • LASKY: With few exceptions, I will only have canon LASKY threads. Bear in mind that these threads take lowest priority!
  • Mature Content: I will play mature content to varying degrees. Depending on my thread partner, I generally prefer not to play out explicit sex scenes, however.
  • Powerplay: I'm almost always okay with minor powerplays but please ask if you're unsure and understand that I may ask you to change something if I do notice an inappropriate PP.
  • Themes: With few exceptions, I tend to prefer playing strong, confident women and gentle, sensitive men. Other common themes are freedom, death, courage, and escape.

A c h i e v e m e n t s

S t a t i s t i c s

A c t i v e

Evelyn

  • Threads: 30
  • Posts: 83

Percival

  • Threads: 34
  • Posts: 112

Thyri

  • Threads: 193
  • Posts: 672

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Inara

  • Threads: 27
  • Posts: 112

Elionoira

  • Threads: 5
  • Posts: 18

Marcella

  • Threads: 7
  • Posts: 18

Lucian

  • Threads: 21
  • Posts: 73

Malcolm

  • Threads: 6
  • Posts: 9

Chetan

  • Threads: 3
  • Posts: 10

Diego

  • Threads: 26
  • Posts: 63

Ailie

  • Threads: 66
  • Posts: 211

Elle

  • Threads: 36
  • Posts: 133

Reblin

  • Threads: 43
  • Posts: 128

Charles

  • Threads: 3
  • Posts: 7

Milos

  • Threads: 268
  • Posts: 1000

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Imploding Supernova: 6 Years
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11 March 2022
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Membership Interaction

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Shining Pearl: Staff Recognition
Moderated August 2016–Present.
Amethyst
Amethyst: Contest Won
Won Krokar's contest!
Snow
Snow: Swap Participant
Participated in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 X-mas in July & Secret Santa
Dust
Dust: Yearbook Contributor
Contributed to 2017 yearbook.
Starfizz
Starfizz: Community Soul
Became a Community Soul in August 2015 & January 2017
Ghost
Ghost: 5x Dead Characters
Marcella, Chetan, Charles
Ruby
Ruby: 5x Adopted Characters
Thyri, Lucian, Diego, Evelyn

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Sparkling Jade: SoSuWriMo 2016
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Sparkling Alexandrite: SoSuWriMo 2017
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Sparkling Chrysoprase: SoSuWriMo 2018
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Sparkling Laboradite
Sparkling Laboradite: SoSuWriMo 2019
Won SoSuWriMo in 2019

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This little golden key is given to 'Souls Moderators to identify them as such. I've been a part of the mod squad since 2016. If there's something you need help with, let me know!
I have been awarded Community Soul twice: first in August of 2015 and again in January of 2018. <333
Since joining 'Souls in 2014, I have participated in, and completed, Souls Super Writing Month (SoSuWriMo)! Due to increased RL demands, 2019 may be my last year participating.
Of all my pixels, this is the most personal of them. Since reading Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy way back in the late 90s, I have been enamored by the idea of Dæmons and have spent a good, long while trying to identify mine. In fact, he had a name -- Sabicus -- long before he had a shape. For the past few years, though, I seemed to have settled on the Malayan civet as my closest match. If you'd like a fantastic resource for helping you identify your dæmon, The Dæmon Page is phenomenal!

A c t i v e

Evelyn Escuella

  • Evelyn's little raccoon icon, (hover: little bandit), was originally won in April 2015 when Krokar leadership held an icon hunt and spent a few years on Milos' account. When I picked up Evelyn at the end of 2018, I decided to move this icon onto her account as a testament to her thieving and outlaw-ish ways.
  • The little sock icon, (hover: they stole my dirty socks...:(), was a prize for successfully participating in the Mysterious Sightings event that the 'SA held in March 2019.

Percival Parhelion

  • Percival's custom title, which is purchased, is timshel (hover: his bridge to the stars). It was taken from a Mumford and Sons song by the same name which, in turn, was inspired by the John Steinbeck novel East of Eden. It is a Hebrew word which can be translated to mean "thou mayest," suggesting a choice to overcome obstacles (or, Biblically speaking, sin). The hover text is from a verse in the song ("And you have your choices / And these are what make man great / His ladder to the stars") with the word "ladder" changed to "bridge," in order to tie in a reference to Phillip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy (one of my favorites). The final chapter of the first book in the trilogy is titled "The Bridge to the Stars" and its conclusion is reminiscent of Percival transition into a world without Krokar, which had been his life before its destruction.
  • Percival's first icon, (hover: we were infinite; there was no time in those days), was given to him when Krokar disbanded in October 2018. The hover text comes from a Radical Face song titled "Summer Skeletons" and acts as a snapshot into young Percy's life before his pack was destroyed: he was still only a child then, with little responsibility and few expectations; time felt endless and he felt invincible. Those were happier, simpler, days.
  • The little sock icon, (hover: they stole my dirty socks...:(), was a prize for successfully participating in the Mysterious Sightings event that the 'SA held in March 2019.

Thyri Dawnbringer

  • Thyri's first custom title, skjaldmær (hover: Victory or Valhalla!), is an Old Norse word for a shieldmaiden, or a female warrior. A dedicated and fearless fighter, Thyri has spent much of her life training to be a competent warrior in order to have the ability to protect others. The hover text suggests that she is committed to this creed, and will fight to the death if necessary. The color scheme (Goldenrod with a Midnight shadow) is a nod to Cour des Miracles.
  • The second title on Thyri's account, trouble is a friend (hover: I won't let him win but I'm a sucker for his charm), was actually the first one I acquired for her, having won it when I completed SoSuWriMo in 2015. The title and its hover text were both taken from a song by Lenka, "Trouble is a Friend", and was chosen after Thyri's abduction when she was just a puppy. Since then, trouble and misfortune seem to continue to dog her heels.
  • Her final title, holy branches (hover: we ride the breeze to cut patterns in the earth), also comes from a song, "Holy Branches", by Radical Face. It acts as an expression of ancestry, like the branches of a family tree, and also of carrying it on into the future. The color scheme is suggestive of Merlin Knight's eye color because of his marriage to Thyri.
  • Thyri's silver fleur icon, (hover: Final Chambellan of the Court, Forever the Daughter of a King), was given to her when Cour des Miracles disbanded in March 2019. The hover text tells of her identity within the pack: she was a member of the Royal Council, becoming its last Chambellann when the Court disbanded, but, more notably, she was also a daughter of the former King, Silvano Sadira, who ruled the pack for several years before Kalypso Savoy took over leadership.
  • The little icon that looks like a snowflake, (hover: Ægishjálmr: Helm of Awe), is a powerful Norse symbol called the Helm of Awe, or Ægishjálmr in Old Norse. It was said to offer the wearer of this sigil protection during battle and strike fear in the hearts of her enemies, though there are many other interpretations as well. This sigil was chosen as her icon to symbolize not only Thyri's strong belief in Norse mythology, but also her identity as a warrior.

I n a c t i v e

Ailie Morgan

  • Ailie's custom title, which was achieved by completing SoSuWriMo in 2017, is ceilidh gràdh gràin (hover: love sees no faults). Its Gaelic meaning, "love conceals disgust", is a testament to the compassion and generosity that Ailie shows towards Luperci and various other creatures with disabilities, disorders, or reputations that might drive others to abandon or avoid them.

Elle Cormier

  • Elle's custom title, which was achieved by completing SoSuWriMo in 2018, is these rules are made to break (hover: and these walls are built to fall). The lyrics come from the song "Momentum" by The Hush Sound and are meant to convey Elle's rebellious nature as well as her tendency to test boundaries. The color scheme, a teal fade into blue, is a nod to her birth pack, Krokar.

Diego del Bosque

  • Diego's custom icon, , was given to him when Inferni disbanded in the summer of 2018 -- it was one of a few different disbandment icons current and former members could claim. The flame was chosen as a symbol not only of Inferni, but also as Diego's skills as a fire dancer. The hover text, Vivat Inferni!, means "Long live Inferni!" in Latin.

Milos Parhelion

  • The two custom titles on Milos' profile read the sun still rises / even through the rain (hover: even through the pain). They come from a song by The Head and the Heart titled "Another Story" and were chosen to show how Milos still holds onto hope and optimism despite all the hardships he has endured throughout his life. The color scheme, which starts as a light blue that fades into gold before fading into grey, is meant to symbolize a sunny day being covered by rain clouds.
  • Milos' first custom icon, (hover: but you'd become my candle in the dark), was purchased with the last of the game points I had accumulated during my time in Krokar prior to its disbandment in October 2018. It symbolizes Milos' love and devotion of his pack (identified by the caribou antlers on either side of the heart and the candlestick in Krokar's pack colors), within which he had experienced some of his best years, and how very much like a beacon of hope it had been to him in his time of need (symbolized by the dim candlelight in the darkness).
  • The swirl of chaos, (hover: Madness Manifest: Most Accepting), was a prize icon for winning the Madness Manifest contest, a silly bit of LASKY fun, in 2014. He, along with Lokr Revlis, won in the Most Accepting category after Milos woke up a ghost and Lokr much younger than he actually was.
  • The orange Spotlight Souls star, , lived on Milos' account throughout the month of February in 2019 when he was awarded the honor for that month. <3
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