I am mainly doing this because 1. Avriet is an homage to a group writing project I used to be a part of, called Children of the Vortex. I loved it, and its setting was pseudo-French. And 2. I don't like the way 'Roi' sounds, and since I have substituted 'king' for it, I felt compelled to use 'queen.' I was uncertain whether I should use 'doctor' or 'docteur' and went with the English version for simplicity's sake.
Should I be completely consistent with all of the titles?
Also--should I use the French titles, at all? I remember reading a comment from a fan writer once who disliked seeing writers of manga fan fiction insert bits of Japanese into their writing, just to show that they knew some Japanese phrases. Should I just put the whole thing into English?
Also, does anyone know what the French word for 'chakras' is? Amazingly enough, it isn't in my French-English dictionary, and this Indian word sticks out like a sore thumb amid all of the otherwise French usage. I suppose I could claim that its origin is Invari in the book, but it's still intrusive, stylistically.