As I work on my novel, I decided to start sharing it here. I don’t know how far it will go or what the reception will be, but one thing I love is hearing from people who enjoy my work. The only way for that to happen is to actually start placing it here, so here it is!
Within is a supernatural suspense novel that follows the story of Luna Carlisle and her best friend Hook. Luna is hunting a demon. Hook is one. Together, they’ll have to put aside their feelings and fears to stop the series of murders tearing apart their hometown before they both become the next killers.
“You’re my favorite road stop,” she told me
Hair in her face, dancing in the breeze
I thought about what she could mean
That she’s a lone voyager, lost and exhausted
And finally found reprieve
Or that she’s on an expedition
Far, far away from here
One I could never begin to comprehend
Cause I’m just a road stop on her way to The End
I smile instead of asking where she’s headed
Right now, I’m present-tense
And that’s enough for me
I’m going to write five books in 2017.
Yeah, you read that right.
And yeah, I am crazy.
I see the glass shatter before I feel my head go through it. Adrenaline is weird like that; everything happens all at once, but at the same time, you see every little detail unfolding around you. The guard’s red, scrunched-up expression as he rams my face through the car window; the spider web valleys that explode across the glass just before it bursts around me; the shards that scatter onto the seat and lodge into my skin.
And then there’s the pain. Continue reading “Aftermath”