Content Warnings & Advisories

Please exercise caution when reading, as my books tend to have dark themes. If any of the below could be potentially triggering, please do not read my books. If you have a question about a specific content note, please reach out.

The Duology

Seas of Caladhan

  • Violence (throughout)
  • Blood/gore
  • Death/murder 
  • Torture
  • Dismemberment
  • Non-explicit flashbacks of physical abuse
  • Brief & non-explicit references to child kidnapping and deaths
  • Mentions of past domestic violence
  • Mild to moderate sexual content
  • Depictions of anxiety, depression, PTSD
  • Mentions of past arranged marriages
  • Imprisonment and threat of hanging (book 2)
Book cover of The Syren's Mutiny by Jessica S. Taylor, showing a woman's hand with talons reaching through the water and framed by pieces of red coral.
Book cover for The Captain's Revenge by Jessica S. Taylor, showing a pirate ship in an ocean that is slowly being filled with blood in the water.


  • Recurring instances of parental neglect and emotional abuse
  • Non-explicit references to sacrificial practices
  • Explicit depictions of depression, anxiety, and panic attacks
  • Moderate but brief depictions of suicidal ideation
  • Explicit descriptions of death and murder
  • Explicit injury descriptions, including blood and gore
  • Brief and implied mentions of non-consensual drug use
  • Very mild romantic sexual content and situations

Beyond Those Gilded Walls

  • Pandemic/plague setting and references throughout
  • Death by pandemic/plague
  • Blood, injury, slight gore & body horror
  • Death & murder 
  • Explicit sexual content
  • Parental death (on-page)
  • Sibling death (off-page)
  • Grief and mourning
  • Emotional neglect by a family member
  • Gaslighting & manipulation