Queen of Thorns Extended Excerpt – Tortured Soul

Queen of Thorns (Mice and Men Book 2) Blurb: With all hope of the peace shattered beyond redemption, Donatello Vanici is waging his most violent, bloody war yet.  And caught in the heart of the carnage is Willow Stepanova, the adopted daughter of his dangerous enemy and the girl who once adored him to the depths…

Queen of Thorns Extended Excerpt – The Shower

Queen of Thorns (Mice and Men Book 2) Blurb: With all hope of the peace shattered beyond redemption, Donatello Vanici is waging his most violent, bloody war yet.  And caught in the heart of the carnage is Willow Stepanova, the adopted daughter of his dangerous enemy and the girl who once adored him to the depths…

XV the first Chapters!

Prologue “You’re going to die,” my sister Briar tells me around a yawn while tucked beneath her embroidered blankets. “I saw it in a dream. You die. But everyone thinks you’re me—hey! Why did you stop?” She tilts her blond head toward me expectantly.  I’m holding her brush. It’s heavy and silver, so different from…

War of Roses Epilogue Part 1

My mother taught me to equate love with pain—and who could blame her? In her world such an emotion brought only heartbreak and deception. Never could she have imagined a different reality.  One where a man capable of imprisoning his woman in hell could also create her haven… A reality where their children frolic on…