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 […]

Giveaway: Kindle Kisses Day of Sacrifice

Today I have 10 copies of the Kindle edition of Day of Sacrifice by Stacey Wallace Benefiel, the author of the Zellie Wells trilogy that starts with Glimpse.  Because I have been out of town, I am shamelessly swiping the giveaway info from Susan who wrote it out all nice and clear. Note: Although this […]

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 […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 13/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *** Chapter 7   “The sensible thing to do is use this opportunity as recon only.” Embry had to reach deep to keep a hold on her temper as she stalked past him into the ratty motel room. “Fuck sensible, Gage. We may never get another shot […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow Part 12/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *** The Crystal Grotto my ass, Gage thought as he wheeled the Charger into a space beside a mud-spattered dually. No images of elegant merfolk and jewels to go with a name like that. It was just another dark and dingy roadhouse, pretty much like the others […]

Free Fiction Friday: Forsaken By Shadow 11/24

Just joining us?  Links to previous episodes here. *** I made a mistake. The suspicion stole through her body like a virus. Embry flexed her clammy hands on the steering wheel and glanced over at the passenger seat where Gage was sleeping, head tipped against the window. He looked terrible in the dying sun, the […]