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Fate, average by most standards, enjoys his peaceful days, but everything is ruined as his life nearly comes to an end when he has a run in with an unknown creature. This beings to warp the world around him and all he can do is continue to fight for his… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 13, 2021

Reads: 1089

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In a world where myths and legends exist alongside humanity.....a time of change is coming. For better or worse lives will be changed and blood will flow.... It is said that if one gazes too far into the ABYSS....it gazes back at you. So do step away from the edge.....or… Read More
Plimshaw Inc. Part 1: Toast of the Town Part 2: A Whole Brunch of Trouble Part 3: Dinner is Swerved Collectively referred to as "Plimshaw Inc.", I am considering either expanding these into a full-length novel or novellas, or possibly a graphic novel. What do you think? Read More

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Witch without her familiar, won’t be a Witch for very long. In the winding streets of Sydney, more and more witches arrive everyday as the melting pot boils. Witches are guarded by their familiars, humans gifted with an animal aspect that enhances their strength and senses, granting them the… Read More
This is the prologue to the forthcoming El Cartero: Noobpocalypse!, sequel to my first book El Cartero: Noob For Life!. Read More

Script / Fantasy

October 11, 2020

Reads: 224

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After a string of unsuccessful jobs, grad school student, Kira Nguyen, is beginning to worry if she'll keep her apartment. Life in the Big City isn't cheap, after all. A sudden call from her estranged aunt, however, points her in the direction of a shop close to her home with… Read More

Book / Romance

May 27, 2020

Reads: 295

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

She was supposed to be dead. When a chance invitation to a magical ball revives Lina’s spirit, but none of her memories, she’s left with more questions than answers. Lucky for her, she was also left with someone determined to help her uncover them. With her Guardian, Nord, at her… Read More

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Comments: 2

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Soul Thief. Bartender. Bounty Hunter. When offered a job on the Holy Representative's special security team, bounty hunter Zyan Star couldn't be less interested - until she finds out it's her most hated of exes they're trying to track down. She's had over two hundred years to fantasize about revenge.… Read More

Reads: 223

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Plimshaw Inc. Part 1: Toast of the Town Part 2: A Whole Brunch of Trouble Part 3: Dinner is Swerved Collectively referred to as "Plimshaw Inc.", I am considering either expanding these into a full-length novel or novellas, or possibly a graphic novel. What do you think? Read More

Reads: 960

Comments: 5

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

There's the family business. And then there's the other family business. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 13, 2019

Reads: 520

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Daphne is a Soul Reaver. A monster. A killer. A thief in the dark. Feeding off the feelings of strangers, she lives in self-induced solitude, deeming it safest for everyone. Once a year, siphoning emotions isn’t enough, and Daphne must steal a soul to survive, taking the owner’s life in… Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 20, 2019

Reads: 229

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An ancient prophecy. A case steeped in dark magic. To protect the world and fulfill her destiny, one detective must reconcile her past in order to save the future. Boston Police Detective Ezri Trenton wants nothing more than to do her job...and solve her mother's murder. Faces from a past… Read More
Volume 3 in the ongoing series focuses on younger members of the family Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A novella we're working on as an introduction to our Dark Constellation series which is an urban fantasy. Mythical beings exist primarily in the otherworld, but what happens when many of them want to go back to their original home, earth. After all, the Gods put their new favorite beings… Read More
When Shay Ambrose and his friends clean out Shay's grandmother's garage they accidentally uncover a magical world that their parents have hidden from them. A world that values the strength of friendship and difference. Join the Defenders in their fight to help humankind Read More
Excerpt from the forthcoming El Cartero: Noobpocalypse! Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 22, 2019

Reads: 1109

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Creatures of folklore hide in the forgotten corners of the world. Ghouls watch from the shadows. Monsters hide under the bed. Cosmic horrors our mind could never possibly grapple with dwell beyond the borders of what we know. What we see is only a small part of what exists, and… Read More

Reads: 697

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

A perfect world. No crime. No hunger. No war. Everyone has a purpose; everyone has a function in society. Everyone is safe from the monsters that terrorized the world hundreds of years ago, those monsters have faded into forgotten taboos. But in a perfect world, what does an imperfect person… Read More
Semi-Kempers follows the exploits of Dane Gael, Lola Vinci, and Seth Argent as they focus on their abilities known as touchstones, used to solve the strange happenings in their town, Santa Maria. Read More
It was just another average day at work, until suddenly it wasn’t. The story of my life—lots of waiting around, doing mundane chores like data input and research, grocery shopping, and dropping off the dry-cleaning, until something happens and I find myself in a urine-soaked alley, covered in tarry blood… Read More

Book / Thrillers

February 13, 2019

Reads: 870

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Throughout history, small numbers of humans have been given the gift of divine vision: the ability to see and interact with spirits both light and dark. In the past these humans were revered as saints and spiritual leaders, but in the modern day they remain hidden, many of them fearing… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

February 02, 2019

Reads: 313

Comments: 1

The House of Ghosts House

A collection of 8 fantasy themed haikus. Read More
A love worth fighting for Lexi River had only one job--keep Gareth Blaze out of trouble and on time for his appointments. For the most part, Lexi was able to keep Gareth's nose clean and his name out of the tabloids. Usually any mischief he found himself in was easily… Read More
A witch without her powers must choose between a dangerous love and a dark destiny. When circumstances outside of Remy Vasile’s control bring her back to Firefly Island, the undeveloped witch doesn’t just find herself up against painful memories. This time, the island of secrets has thrown her into a… Read More
Chaos comes to Bedford... Persephone, the former Queen of the Underworld, is about to come face to face with her past, when her old frenemy Eris comes to town. Chaos ensues when bodies start popping up and it looks like Eris has a homicidal partner working with her. Persephone isn't… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 16, 2018

Reads: 936

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Four Houses. Four Suits. A deck of cards. And the hidden world of magic that runs New York City. Read More

Reads: 594

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

The first chapter in a story inspired by a challenge set in BoMoWriCha. An urban fantasy using the story of Beowulf and Scandinavian mythology. The original challenge was "I challenge you to write a story about a heroic, manly, true Nordic kinda guy. Long blonde hair, blue eyes, big ole… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 12, 2018

Reads: 614

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story is set nowadays, and follows a Native American who finds out there is the mind of a being from another world trapped inside his necklace, and that being possesses supernatural abilities. Read More

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