Svetlana “Lefty” Leftorovich looks like she could be on the cover of any fashion magazine, but don’t let those smokey gray eyes fool you – she’s a lot more than you bargained for. (This story carries a possible trigger warning for sexual assault).
“So…what? I’m supposed to be thankful you and your kind haven’t killed me yet? Is that it? ‘Cause I’m not feelin’ the love.”
My Once Upon A Time fic The Memory Keeper, was set smack in the middle of the season 3 hiatus, and therefore has it’s own take on what happened once Killian helped Emma get her memory back – including a very different Wicked Witch.
In this scene, Killian and Emma are hiding out in the cabin of an old friend, trying to stay one step ahead of the witch. This chapter is titled “The Princess and the Pirate,” and features this great soul-searching scene between the two.
“And your eyes weren’t just all over my bare chest?” he asked. “If you’re looking for a more creative form of exercise, I’m happy to indulge you, Lizzie.” He gave her a slow, spreading smile.
Across the galaxy, humanity is being selectively “seeded” onto other worlds. Three women from three different planets find themselves embroiled in a cosmic mystery that will lead them to adventure…and teach them to redefine love as they know it…
That’s right! I know it seemed to take forever (due to so many other projects pushing to the forefront), but The Seeder Saga is now out in print!
It approved for CreateSpace today, so you’ll see it appearing on Amazon alongside the Kindle versions by the end of week.
As always, many thanks to Colleen Kennedy at Mystique Book Designs for her amazing cover art! She captured all three of my girls so beautifully! Miri and her tentative wonder, Rain and her unbeaten spirit, and Lizzie’s brilliant tenacity. They’re all very dear to me, and their men haunted my hot, steamy fantasies for soooo long. You have no idea.
You can find the Seeder Saga here:
Amazon Kindle Unlimited (Complete set w/Bonus Novella)
One of my favorite places to hang out on the internet is Reddit, and they have a thriving community of writers spread across numerous subreddits (specialized topic boards). On the r/writing subreddit, a professional “reader” for a publishing company has been publishing a series of terrific tips. This week’s installment has to do with character arcs, but you really should go back and read all of his posts. They’re full of substance and really, really useful!
The mating instinct was second only to the survival instinct in its strength,
and that was going to work to her advantage – if she played her cards right.
1 Line Wednesday
Topic: Page 9, 28, 20 or 16
In book three of my Elemental Destinies series, Earthsinger, we meet Matt – a long haul trucker who finds himself caught up in a mystery that’s been millenia in the making. All of his new friends are talking circles around him, and Manni – the girl he was sent to fetch on a top-secret run – is bewitching him with her body every time he tries to get a solid answer about any of the strange happenings around him.
In this scene, he’s finally had enough… Continue reading