Posts Tagged "novel excerpt"

Haven, Kansas (Novel Excerpt)

by on Oct 17, 2017 in Short Fiction | 1 comment

Grab your copy today! 1 A found knife is bad luck; never pick it up. ERIN The tingling burn spread out from the center of Erin’s chest like slow lightning, so paralytic at first that she worried her body would forget how to breathe. But her body was breathing. Was moving. It just wasn’t...

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Entertaining Demons (Novel Excerpt)

by on Jul 27, 2017 in Short Fiction | 4 comments

1. DOWNING, ENGLAND   The night reveled in paradox; flattening sleepers with heat while venting anger in wind and rain. Summer storms held the most fury, lashing out like a confused child. Molly lay in bed, listening to a distant gate slam back and forth, rattling in its moorings....

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Rosewater (Novel Excerpt)

by on Nov 14, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

CHAPTER ONE Rosewater: 2066 I’m at the Integrity Bank job for forty minutes before the anxieties kick in. It’s how I usually start my day. This time it’s because of a wedding and a final exam. Not my wedding, not my exam. In my seat by the window I can see, but not hear, the city. This...

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Freeze/Thaw (Excerpt)

by on May 17, 2016 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

Back Cover Copy: The Earth is icing over and no one knows how to shut the Shade off. Every attempt in the last thirty years has failed and humanity is nearly out of options if they want to regain a world that isn’t covered in snow and ice. Gabe Alfil may be the only person alive...

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Glitch Rain (Excerpt)

by on Feb 23, 2016 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

Back cover copy: Akuba is a low-level hacker for the city’s wealthy, making just enough to keep her bills paid and her booze flowing. Her job is to scrub the social feeds for faces who don’t want to be seen, hanging out at parties to guard the elite from errant social media...

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