Halloween Flash Fiction ~ Photograph

Happy Halloween everyone! I thought I would do something a little different this year. It's been a while since I've written any flash fiction, so I thought, now would be the perfect time to do so. I wondered what exactly I could do it on, and then I received an email with about five or six prompts for scary flash fiction. I picked one, I think you'll enjoy it. *fingers crossed.* So, without further ado, here it is: Photograph.

Years ago, I sat in this living room, surrounded by family members as we celebrated some birthday or holiday. Mother would enter the room from the kitchen carrying a tray filled with confectionary delights along with mugs of hot coco or cider. Nog, or hot toddies were for the adults. We laughed in this room, cried in this room, and gathered together two months ago to say farewell to our loving mother and father.

They went peacefully, according to their doctor. Mother died at 11:59pm and Father departed at 12:01am. They weren't very old, however …

#SixSentenceSunday ~ The Wolf's Pewter Witch pt.1

Good Sunday morning, Michele and I will be sharing from the same WIP this morning. We have a little update. While working on His Fallen Clockwork Angel, we realized there was another story that should have been told first. The Wolf's Pewter Witch, is that story. It's Ezra and Clara's tale, and we promise you won't be disappointed. So, today we're sharing excerpt from their book. And if you haven't picked up your copy of London Calling, you can do so now. At the end of the post you'll find the links for the book!


“Whoa, dad!” Grant climbed out of Ezra’s arms. “They’re all here. Grandmother, do you see? They’re all here!” He went to Mr. Tinnin first. “You’re him.” He stuck his hand out the window. “It’s a pleasure to meet you, Mr. Tinnin and Dr. Brew, I’m Grant Howell Blakely.” The deranged fellow appeared taken aback by the forwardness of Ezra’s son. “Evenin’ boyo.” He took the boy’s hand in a light grip. Grant then turned his attention to Jonah. “You’r…

Release Day Special ~ Chapter One Darkness Rises....

Gah, I can't believe the day is finally here and Darkness Rises is available! I am so excited to share this with you. So, as a special treat, here is the first chapter of Darkness Rises! Up next for us will be Ezra and Clara which we're working on right now along with a special summer treat from the Dreadfuls crew.  So, without further ado, here is Darkness Rises. Happy reading!

Chapter One London 1886 The rain fell in a light mist, coating the cobblestone alley in a slick, putrid mess. Nights like these caused the ardor to rise within Jonah McRae. The thrill of the chase. Cornering his prey. Taking his fill from them as they fought to their dying breath. The absolute splendor in spending himself inside a female gave him such a rush. One he didn’t experience as often as he used to before he met Omer Cause, and his life irrevocably changed for the better. The clop of hooves on cobblestone streets echoed off the narrow passageway, adding to the tension rising around him. Tonight, he hu…