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THE FORGOTTEN SEER
When Prince Linden dumps her at their own wedding festival, Tess Canyon is left utterly humiliated. In a moment of weakness, she betrays a tightly guarded secret to a charming enemy spy. Hours later, the Dominion of Glademont is thrown into chaos, and Tess must flee into the Hinge Forest, hunted and ashamed. There, with the help of a wild owl and a two-hundred-year-old bear, Tess unlocks the forgotten mysteries of her own people.
Deep in the woods, the spirit of a long-dead seer beckons the next Keeper of a fiery weapon. When war descends on Glademont, Tess must master that weapon’s power to save her homeland. But even if she can rescue her people, will they ever forgive her treason?
This YA fantasy adventure is complete at 97,000 words and is currently under review with publishers. Please pray for its success!
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This BRCMWC 2017 Foundations Award Winner follows a Latina juvenile delinquent and her gang of lost boys, whose off-the-grid lifestyles are threatened when a fresh initiate betrays their location to his old crew.
Currently polishing the draft of this exciting YA contemporary novel, inspired by Peter Pan, Newsies, and the breath-taking Smoky Mountain countryside.
ACREAGE ON OAKMEADE
Three wealthy sisters struggle to preserve their Old Atlanta social standing despite the headache of wayward children.
Currently outlining this project, inspired by the romping comedic misadventures of Wodehouse's Blandings series, and a true affection for my hometown and its eccentric social circles.
THE COWBIRD EGG
Shortlisted for the 2015 The Write Practice Short Story Contest, The Cowbird Egg follows St. Francis to Africa where he helps a devoted mother mockingbird with a moral dilemma. (1400 words)
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According to the "winged man," one of three mountain sisters will die in the evening. How will they spend their last day together? (2000 words)
THE QUEST FOR EDEN
A young, creative soul’s Inner Voices travel to a desert monastery and decide to embark on a dangerous journey to discover the soul’s purpose on earth. (Novella, in progress)
TO THE BOTTOM, ANGIE GIRL
A southern short story about an elderly mother whose offbeat granddaughter comes to rescue her from a bleak fate in a nursing home. (Contemporary,1000 words)
TEN YEARS OUT
Addie Coleridge attends her ten year reunion for her posh, southern high school. While drunk ex-boyfriends make her miserable, she crafts social media posts to portray the perfect night. (Contemporary, 1350 words)
A trip to the salon gives a meek Latin teacher the gumption she needs to confront a cheeky new faculty member with designs to take over Latin Club. (Contemporary, 1750 words)