A Steamy Excerpt from The Dark and Otherworldly Omnibus

“Kiss me,” Leigh said. He leaned down and obeyed… and it wasn’t at all like she expected. Leigh was used to hard, hungry kisses that tasted of cheap alcohol and lust. Dredarion’s was gentle and testing. He touched her face with one hand, tilting up her head to give him better access to her mouth, and his gloved thumb softly brushed her cheek. His lips … Continue reading A Steamy Excerpt from The Dark and Otherworldly Omnibus

Treasure Chest

6 Side Hustles for the Magically Inclined

We could all use a little extra cash. As the cost of living steadily rises and wages stay largely the same, many people are turning to side hustles to pay their bills. Starting a small business on the side is easy, but making a significant profit is much more difficult. Fortunately, if you’re reading this, you already have an advantage over the average person: magic. … Continue reading 6 Side Hustles for the Magically Inclined

Letters to the Exorcist

Letters to the Exorcist: Ouija Board Woes

Letters to the Exorcist is a short story series set in The Shadow Journals universe. It features emails to Bea Romo Reyes, freelance exorcist and paranormal consultant, who was introduced in The Memory of Ghosts. To: romoexorcist@protonmail.com, November 16, 2016 From: [REDACTED] Dear Ms. Romo, Do you know anything about Ouija boards? I used one with some friends when I threw a Halloween party, and … Continue reading Letters to the Exorcist: Ouija Board Woes

The Memory of Ghosts

The Memory of Ghosts

Content warnings: brief instance of animal cruelty. Chapter 1 I hated the woman who lived in my house. She’d made it as slovenly as a pigeon coop. Unwashed dishes were always piled high in the sink, attracting a swarm of flies and other crawly things. Crumbs and crumpled paper bags covered the couch, and half-empty cups grew moldy on the end tables. Soiled clothes littered … Continue reading The Memory of Ghosts