Tag: Fiction

Bone Deep: Chapter 1

So here’s the deal. The first quarter of this book will be available to the public. If you enjoy it, head over to Patreon and become a patron. The full book will be available in rough draft form along with other exclusive materials. All…

Bone Deep: Prologue

This is what it’s like to be strangled. Thick, strong fingers close off your air. The entire world narrows to the burning in your lungs as they begin to scream for air and the pain of those fingers crushing your throat. Your brain begins…

The Red Queen’s Lost Grave Pt. 7

Still for Kat of the Lily Cafe 😀     “Here kitty. Here kitty, kitty.” A hundred. A thousand. More voices than I could count, calling me from the subterranean depths beneath Paris, closing in on us from all sides. I shivered, miserable, against…

The Red Queen’s Lost Grave Pt. 6

Hook walked. Long, swinging stride that ate streets in huge, hungry bites. Cobbles gleamed with melted snow, which fell in thick veils that shifted and billowed, turning the gas street lamps into golden, shimmering stars. The rows of buildings that framed the streets could…

The Red Queen’s Lost Grave Pt. 5

Dirty, wet, stinking trash built into walls, bits of forgotten wood and metal forming narrow, crooked lanes, like little streets down in the dark places, where respectable people did not go. A pale flicker, dirty bare feet and a ragged gray hem, that is…