Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 24/24

Well we’re finally here.  The last installment of my debut novella Forsaken By Shadow.  If you’re just joining us, you can find links to previous episodes here. ~*~ Gage landed on his back in an echoing marble chamber. The impact jarred his shoulder and drove the breath from his lungs. The buzz of voices he’d […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 23/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Chapter 12   The climb took considerable creative maneuvering and some piggybacking to make sure that the weaker and more seriously wounded of the party made it out of the base. But hours after she and Gage had driven through the fortified gates of […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 22/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * The fae’s lips twitched as he knelt beside her. “It’s Orrin.” At his signal, Gage eased back, taking his hands and the pressure off the wound in her side. Embry saw rather than felt when Orrin carefully felt around the injury. Not good. Not […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 21/24

After a holiday break, Free Fiction Friday is back with the next episode of Forsaken By Shadow. Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Chapter 11   Embry was nearby. Gage hadn’t seen her yet. He’d been too busy fighting and couldn’t see past the smoke. But the blackened remains of […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 20/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Embry launched another fireball at the narrow entrance to the generator room. Someone screamed. They returned fire, and she sank back down behind what remained of one of the big turbines. No human could tolerate the residual heat from the explosion, and even Embry […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 19/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * “Where are you taking me?” Gage demanded. The question, like all the others he’d tossed out, went unanswered. Christ, he needed intel. Embry was somewhere in this bunker with hundreds of highly armed soldiers seeking her out. She needed backup. She needed an entire […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 18/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Embry’s heart slammed into triple time as the alarm blared. Fuck. Clearly her absence had been discovered. But she didn’t slow the fingers that flew over the keyboard. She checked the video feed of the security camera just outside the lab. No one yet. […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 17/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Chapter 9   The auburn of his hair was shot through with silver. His face was narrower, more haggard and lean, the strain of the last decade etched around his eyes and mouth. Beneath the patchwork of livid bruising, his cheeks had gone white, […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 16/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *   *   * Embry made another gagging noise and dumped some more of the food she’d smuggled in into the toilet. She groaned for effect. As far as her guard was aware, she had a massive and violent case of food poisoning. She’d already been in here […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 14/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. ~*~ It was different than the kiss they’d shared in her hotel room in New Orleans. He’d been Cade then. Attractive, attracted, but not hers. And she’d been trying to distract him. But this, this was Gage. His mouth was hot and hungry on hers, with an […]