MASQUERADING SHADOWS begins as the age of innocence evaporates and the dark night of the soul appears. At seventeen, Julia McNeil has already explored the world and experienced great love. All seems right in her universe. But the obstacles that await Julia will challenge her in ways she never could have anticipated. Love. Spirituality. Motherhood. Loss. All will force Julia to confront her true self. And she must do so alone: Darius, the celestial guide who watches over her, loses track of Julia. They must wander alone in separate realms. How will Julia manage to survive what’s about to happen?