Author David Litwack Discusses the Making of “The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky”

This book launches one week from today, on May 19th!

Litwack_DSS_v2_300dpi_200x300After centuries of religiously motivated war, the world has been split in two. Now the Blessed Lands are ruled by pure faith, while in the Republic, reason is the guiding light—two different realms, kept apart and at peace by a treaty and an ocean.

Children of the Republic, Helena and Jason were inseparable in their youth, until fate sent them down different paths. Grief and duty sidetracked Helena’s plans, and Jason came to detest the hollowness of his ambitions.

These two damaged souls are reunited when a tiny boat from the Blessed Lands crashes onto the rocks near Helena’s home after an impossible journey across the forbidden ocean. On board is a single passenger, a nine-year-old girl named Kailani, who calls herself “The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky.” A new and perilous purpose binds Jason and Helena together again, as they vow to protect the lost innocent from the wrath of the authorities, no matter the risk to their future and freedom.

But is the mysterious child simply a troubled little girl longing to return home? Or is she a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of a godless Republic, as the outlaw leader of an illegal religious sect would have them believe? Whatever the answer, it will change them all forever… and perhaps their world as well.

GUEST POST
Bio_Pic-David_LitwackAuthor David Litwack has dropped by to talk a little bit about his writing of The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky. This is one of those books that’s hard for us to categorize: part literary, part saga, part speculative, maybe even a little religion or fantasy – but all great literature! And now, we’ll let David tell you how this great book came to be.
 
 
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The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky started with a single image—a troubled couple on the shore watching a small boat crash on the rocks, its sole passenger a little girl with golden hair and striking blue eyes.

Getting from that initial image to publication would take four more years.

The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky was the second novel I wrote (following There Comes a Prophet). I began working on it at a time of family turmoil. In the span of two years, my father, mother, and sister had all fallen seriously ill. I wrote the first several drafts while doing my best to help them during their slow decline.

How did my personal circumstances influence the book? I’m a logical person (math major in college and software engineer for most of my career), but I found no logic in coping with tragedy. A number of the themes of The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky came from that experience.

But personal experience alone does not make a novel. I finished the book and went through a number of edit cycles, but never submitted it. I believe that every story needs a core focus. Though I’d created a number of good characters and a unique premise, I was struggling to find the novel’s core. I set it aside while I wrote and subsequently published Along the Watchtower.

After the death of my three family members, I had time to reflect. As a result, I revisited The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky with a newfound clarity. Each character in the story—whether the faithful from the Blessed Lands, or secularists from the Republic—was dealing with personal trauma.

But this wasn’t their story. I realized the little girl, Kailani, had to be the focus.

The book is not about how the other characters change (and they all do), but how they change as a direct result of their encountering Kailani. Each of them sees her through their own lens as the solution to their problems. As they re-create her based on their needs, she helps them heal.

Yet no one sees the truth about her. Is she a mystical priestess from the Blessed Lands with the power to save the soul-sick, or a troubled child suffering from trauma of her own?

I rewrote the book to be Kailani’s journey. Through her, all the others, regardless of their beliefs, discover how much we share the human condition. Beliefs become less important than relationships, and the clash between reason and faith matters less than the power of hope and love.

Evolved Publishing to Release 8 New Books in the Next 4 Weeks

4 Books Coming May 19th, and then 4 more on June 2nd!

Yep, it’s book launch time at Evolved Publishing again. Wowzer! This is such an exciting time for us. As always, we’ve got some great selections coming across several genres. From children’s picture books to young adult, from fantasy to literary, and from contemporary romance to erotica – we have something for everyone. Mom and Dad, you’ll be able to get your own entertaining reading, and then you’ll be able to get some fun new books for the kids.

So gear up! We have many hours of relaxing escape from the daily grind coming your way soon.

LAUNCH DAY: MAY 19, 2014:

HomeIsWhereTheHeatIs_300dpi_200x300Home Is Where the Heat Is by Amelia James
Contemporary Romance / Erotic Romance

The Twisted Mosaic readers’ favorite, Claire, has some twisted fun of her own.

Dependable paralegal Claire O’Connor knows the man of her dreams is out there waiting for her, and she’s ready for him. Imagine her surprise—and delight—when she discovers not one but two men who lust for her. One adores her; the other challenges her. One makes sense; the other is a gamble.

Despite the family tragedy that shaped his past, JT Luck has only known success professionally. His personal life, however, is a failure. He doesn’t want a relationship, and while his ‘let it ride’ attitude keeps most women at a distance, Claire is eager to roll with him.

But when she finds out Kurt Langston, the office’s resident computer geek, harbors a secret crush on her, she wonders if he’s the safer bet. Kurt doesn’t get close to people, and his feelings for Claire make no sense in his carefully ordered life. His unexpected bond with JT pushes him to take chances he never imagined.

Go all-in or go home? Either way, the heat could be more than they can handle.

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Protecting_Portia_300dpi_200x300Protecting Portia by Pavarti K. Tyler
Erotic Romance / Erotica

This is the second of the erotic romance series of Sugar House Novellas.

Jackson Grady met the love of his life. Unfortunately, he was running drugs for a pimp named Sasha at the time, who asked him to keep an eye on their new acquisition from Russia, the bedraggled beauty named Portia. She touched his heart and forced him to confront the kind of man he’d become.

Now, Portia and Jackson both work at The Sugar House. He continuously looks out for her, and longs for her with his every breath, but knows he is unworthy of such an angel. What will Portia do to win not only the heart, but also the body, of the man she loves?

Welcome to the world of The Sugar House, and the men and women who will fulfill your every fantasy. But can they find a way to fulfill their own?

Be sure to check out the other Sugar House Novellas, starting with Sugar & Salt, already available, and ending with Dual Domination, coming in December 2014.

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Litwack_DSS_v2_300dpi_200x300The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky by David Litwack
Literary / Saga

After centuries of religiously motivated war, the world has been split in two. Now the Blessed Lands are ruled by pure faith, while in the Republic, reason is the guiding light—two different realms, kept apart and at peace by a treaty and an ocean.

Children of the Republic, Helena and Jason were inseparable in their youth, until fate sent them down different paths. Grief and duty sidetracked Helena’s plans, and Jason came to detest the hollowness of his ambitions.

These two damaged souls are reunited when a tiny boat from the Blessed Lands crashes onto the rocks near Helena’s home after an impossible journey across the forbidden ocean. On board is a single passenger, a nine-year-old girl named Kailani, who calls herself “The Daughter of the Sea and the Sky.” A new and perilous purpose binds Jason and Helena together again, as they vow to protect the lost innocent from the wrath of the authorities, no matter the risk to their future and freedom.

But is the mysterious child simply a troubled little girl longing to return home? Or is she a powerful prophet sent to unravel the fabric of a godless Republic, as the outlaw leader of an illegal religious sect would have them believe? Whatever the answer, it will change them all forever… and perhaps their world as well.

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Gould_TTT_300dpi_200x286Thomas and the Tiger-Turtle by
Jonathan Gould (Author) and John Cardinal (Illustrator)
Children’s Picture Book

When Thomas finds a talking turtle in his yard, he’s amazed and surprised—especially when the turtle insists, “I’m not a turtle. I’m a tiger!” After a visit to the zoo and a fun chase, the turtle—or is it a tiger?—discovers an important truth and makes a fast friend.

Storyteller Jonathan Gould crafts a humorous and heartwarming tale about friendship, acceptance and self-esteem, colorfully illustrated by John Cardinal.
 
 
 

LAUNCH DAY: JUNE 2, 2014:

ShadowSwarm_v2_300dpi_200x300Shadow Swarm by D. Robert Pease
Epic Fantasy

Aberthol Nauile doesn’t know that he once led legions in a war that had raged since the dawn of time, against an enemy that could not be killed. He doesn’t know that he rode on a dragon with his father, or that his mother died while giving birth to him. He doesn’t know that he once saved his great, great, great grandfather by defeating the black enemy on the slopes of a volcano.

Aberthol doesn’t know that he beheld the creation of the world, as his grandfather eight generations before took the planet, ravaged by a war of the gods, and began anew.

All he knows is that he awoke in a coffin deep within a tomb, and now the whole world thinks he is their savior. All he really wants to know is his name, and why he keeps hearing voices in his head.

Be sure to check out D. Robert Pease’s Noah Zarc series of middle grade sci-fi adventures.

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McHugh_DD_HatesToWait_300dpi_200x300Darla Decker Hates to Wait by Jessica McHugh
Coming of Age / Young Adult

Patience is not Darla Decker’s strong suit. Surviving sixth grade is tough enough with an annoying older brother, a best friend acting distant, and schoolwork. After adding instructive kissing games and the torturous wait for a real date with her biggest crush, Darla is perpetually torn between behaving like an adult and throwing temper tantrums.

Games of flashlight tag, and the crazy cat lady roaming Shiloh Farms in a “demon bus,” serve as distractions during her parents’ quarrels and her anxiety about show choir auditions. Yet the more Darla waits for her adulthood to begin, the more she learns that summoning patience won’t be the hardest part of being eleven.

A frank and funny look at the journey to adulthood, Darla Decker Hates to Wait begins a journey of love, loss, and the nitty-gritty of growing up through Darla Decker’s eyes.

Watch for Book 2 in the Darla Decker Diaries series, Darla Decker Takes the Cake, coming December 1, 2014.

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Sammy_Steals_the_Show_300dpi_200x286Sammy Steals the Show by
Emlyn Chand (Author) and Noelle Giffin (Illustrator)
Children’s Picture Book

Sammy is a talented young cockatiel who loves to sing out of his open apartment window for all of Australia to hear. One day, he watches a reality singing competition with his human friend, Lisa, and knows that if he could just audition, he would surely win.

What follows is a masterful escape, an eventful journey to the Sydney Opera House, and an audition the crew of Sing Your Heart Out will never forget. Will Sammy take home the title of Australia’s next rising star, or will he find something more important along the way?

There’s only one way to find out: join Sammy in his humorous adventure of fame, friendship, and fun, in this edition of the color-illustrated Bird Brain Books series for children.

Don’t miss the rest of the charming Bird Brain Books series. Visit author Emlyn Chand’s page for book links.

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VMM_300dpi_200x286Valentina and the Masked Mummy by
Majanka Verstraete (Author) and Noelle Giffin (Illustrator)
Children’s Picture Book

When noises shake Valentina’s bedroom in the middle of the night, and her resident ghost, Jerry, hides under her bed, the little vampire girl tumbles into yet another adventure.

Eager to investigate the source of the uproar, she bumps into her brother Vlad in the hallway. He’s as clueless as she is, but at least he’s not as terrified of the noises as Jerry.

The trio follows the noise to the museum room, where they find an opened sarcophagus, and a mummy wearing a mask….

This is the third book in this fun and exciting new series for kids, featuring a little vampire girl who’s just as scared of spooky things as any kid would be. Be sure to check out the first two books, Valentina and the Haunted Mansion, and Valentina and the Whackadoodle Witch.

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So be sure to get these books on your “To-Read” lists, and come back and visit us, or your favorite book retailer, on launch day.

5 New Books from Evolved Publishing on December 9, 2013

2 books for the adults, and 3 books for the young at heart.

As is our custom, we’re offering here great entertainment for readers of all ages. Just click on the covers below, or the corresponding titles, to navigate to the product page, where you’ll find a tab with all the retail links.

The_Zombie_West_Trilogy_300dpi_200x300The Zombie West Trilogy by Angela Scott
[Young Adult / Horror / Romance / Western]

The Wild West is hard enough to survive with its native territory, wanted outlaws, and harsh terrain, but with a plague turning civilized people into brain-eating monsters, survival becomes nearly impossible.

Red has lost everything to the fast-spreading disease: her family, her trust in mankind, and her hope for a better tomorrow. When she meets Trace, a smooth-talking gambling man who’s more city boy than cowboy, she’s forced down a path she’d been avoiding for years. Until his arrival, she’d lived by a certain set of rules—don’t ask names, keep to yourself, don’t let anyone too close—but the jackass of a man won’t let her be, and he has an uncanny knack for appearing at all the wrong times and in all the wrong places.

Each, with a secret of their own, will need to learn that only by working together do they have any chance of surviving The Zombie West.

That is, if they don’t kill each other first.

FEATURES ALL 3 BOOKS OF THE AWARD-WINNING ZOMBIE WEST SERIES IN 1 SPECIAL EDITION:
Book 1 – Wanted: Dead or Undead
Book 2 – Survivor Roundup
Book 3 – Dead Plains

This special edition also includes 2 exclusive short stories, along with additional bonus content available only in this omnibus edition.

WhispersOfTheDead_300dpi_200x300Whispers of the Dead by C.L. Roberts-Huth
[Thriller / Paranormal]

Murder was never something Zoe Delante enjoyed, but solving the cases…. She does that rather well, and has the track record to prove it. Yet when she’s called in on a new case with the Baltimore PD as their go-to clairvoyant, she’s unprepared for the heinous nature of the crimes.

The hunt for the murderer unfolds, dropping Zoe right in the middle of a power struggle between a nightmare of a coven, and a serial killer leaving bodies in ceremonial circles in the rural parts of Baltimore’s city limits.

Will she discover the identity of the maniac behind the gruesome beheadings, or will she lose someone close to her first? A race against celestial bodies and the trail of earthbound body parts keeps our intrepid clairvoyant running right until the very end.
 
 
House_of_Horrors_300dpi_200x320House of Horrors by Majanka Verstraete
[Lower Grade Chapter Book / Horror]

This chapter book, the second in the Weirdville series, is ideal for kids as young as 6 and as old as 11, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

When her parents allow her to go to the fair, Jacky is over the moon. The fair is most famous for its haunted mansion, the House of Horrors, and her friend Ben can’t wait to try it out. Her best friend, Cass, is a little more reluctant, but then again, Cass has always been a chicken when it comes to getting scared.

Jacky and Cass are determined to act tough, so when Ben suggests they try out the House of Horrors, the girls tag along, even though the place gives them the chills.

As soon as the three of them enter the spooky monstrosity, the ride comes to a screeching halt, and the horror begins.

The lights fade, and a hooded figure appears and tells them they’re stuck in a twisted game of cat and mouse. He will show them their worst fears, and if the kids manage to face down those fears, they’ll have a chance of getting out of the House of Horrors alive. If they don’t, well….

Thirty minutes to go. Thirty minutes to face their nightmares… and the clock is ticking.

Fright_Train_300dpi_200x320Fright Train by Majanka Verstraete
[Lower Grade Chapter Book / Horror]

This chapter book, the third in the Weirdville series, is ideal for kids as young as 6 and as old as 11, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

Charlie’s parents drop him off at the train station so he can visit his grandma in Weirdville. It’s a cold winter evening, so when his usual train is cancelled at the last second, Charlie wishes he’d stayed home.

An hour later, shivering from the cold, he climbs onboard the next train to Weirdville, even though he’d rather not. It looks like something straight out of the nineteenth century, as if it used a time machine to arrive at the station.

His shivering doesn’t stop, for soon after Charlie boards, he realizes just how right he was to be wary of this strange train. Something is seriously wrong with all the people onboard. If only he could figure out what was going on. If only he could get off the train.

Valentina_Whackadoodle_Witch_300dpi_200x286Valentina and the Whackadoodle Witch by Majanka Verstraete
[Children’s Picture Book]

This hybrid picture/chapter book is ideal for kids as young as 4 and as old as 9, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

It’s not every day that a witch gets stuck in your chimney, dangling upside down.

When Valentina and her newfound friend Jerry play dress-up in the attic, the Whackadoodle Witch comes crashing down the chimney. She claims to be one of the most powerful witches of all time, but even she can’t free herself without a spell book.

Just one problem: that spell book was snatched by Meanie Muggers, invisible thieves who steal valuable objects and hide them where you’d least expect.

If Valentina and Jerry want to help the witch, they’ll have to search the house from top to bottom. Not an easy task in a house crawling with monsters in all shapes and sizes.

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These new books are sure to bring you or your loved ones many hours of reading pleasure. Please enjoy!

7 New Books from Evolved Publishing on December 2, 2013

2 books for the adults, and 5 books for the young at heart.

As is our custom, we’re offering here great entertainment for readers of all ages. Just click on the covers below, or the corresponding titles, to navigate to the product page, where you’ll find a tab with all the retail links.

Sugar_And_Salt_300dpi_200x300Sugar & Salt by Pavarti K. Tyler
[Erotica / Erotic Romance]

This is the first of the erotic romance series of Sugar House Novellas.

After over a decade working in the sex industry, Janice Cane retains no illusions about the nature of relationships. Everyone lies and everyone wants something. Still, a part of her longs for a connection.

Speed-dating becomes her addiction, a place to find a man for the night when she needs a quick fix, and her last hope that true love may still be waiting around the next corner. When a mysterious man entices both her intellect and her lust, she becomes entangled in an affair more complicated than she’d expected.

Enter the world of The Sugar House. Here you’ll meet the illustrious Madam Janice Cane and her brood of men and women who will fulfill your every fantasy. But can they find a way to fulfill their own?

The_Lone_Wolf_300dpi_200x298The Lone Wolf by E.D. Martin
[Literary / Women’s Fiction]

When her husband David’s infidelities are revealed, shattering the perfect life Kasey Sanford thought they’d created together, it’s a wake-up call that she’s lost herself along the way. She demands that David move with her to a new town, to a fresh start for their life together.

Kasey loves the freedom of reinventing herself, including her new friendship with police officer and soldier Andrew Adams. Andrew is handsome and charming, and his interest in Kasey awakens feelings she’d rather have for her husband, who pushes her further away with each of his alcohol-fueled outbursts. Intent on preserving her marriage for the sake of her young daughter, and with no one else to confide in, Kasey turns to Andrew for support.

But Andrew’s own life is falling apart as he’s put on standby for another deployment, triggering painful memories he’d rather ignore. He’ll do anything to forget the soldiers who didn’t return home with him, his stillborn son, and all those he’s disappointed, including God.

As their relationship grows, Kasey must decide if she will repair her marriage and remain with the man she’s always loved, or if she will give up everything she holds dear to save the soul of a man she barely knows, a man who fights her at every step, a man desperate to regain his faith in God, in humanity, and in himself.

The_Cistern_Mission_300dpi_200x300The Cistern Mission by Michael Dadich
[Young Adult / Sci-Fi & Fantasy]

Short Story: Available as an eBook Only (AND IT’S **FREE** AT MOST RETAILERS).

Captain Rostand knows the importance of his undercover mission. The families of Azimuth’s proud officers have just been slaughtered as a statement by the evil dictator Hideux. But how did Hideux know where Azimuth’s forces were hidden? How could his Nightlander army be one step ahead of the powerful Azimuth Alliance at every turn?

The hard truths he discovers on his quest for justice may mark the incendiary beginning of the war of all wars. Will Azimuth survive the great onslaught?

This short story is a prequel to the multiple award-winning novel The Silver Sphere. See what all the buzz is about.

NZ_Declaration_300dpi_200x300Noah Zarc: Declaration by D. Robert Pease
[Middle Grade / Sci-Fi]

This third book in the Noah Zarc science fiction series is ideal for kids as young as 9 and as old as 14, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

As battles rage across the solar system, Noah must work to join together a rag-tag bunch of miners, farmers, and scientists who would rather just live in peace. With only a time-traveling ship full of animals and a general from the history books, the Zarc family has to stand against the full might of the Poligarchy. Will the truth about what really happened a thousand years in the past be enough to stop total war, or will Noah and his friends need to find another way to bring down a dictator?

If you’re looking for an out-of-this-world, action-packed adventure, and love such books as Percy Jackson, The Softwire, Artemis Fowl, or The Search for Wondla, then the Noah Zarc series needs to be your next thrill ride.

NZ_Omnibus_300dpi_200x288Noah Zarc: Omnibus by D. Robert Pease
[Middle Grade / Sci-Fi]

This Special Omnibus Edition of the Noah Zarc science fiction series features not only all 3 books of the series, but also includes 22 black & white illustrations by the author. It’s ideal for kids as young as 9 and as old as 14, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

In a future where Earth has been wiped clean of all life, and humanity has moved on to other worlds, twelve-year-old Noah Zarc and his family have embarked on a quest, in a time-traveling spaceship called the ARC, to retrieve two of every animal and repopulate a dead world.

The 3 Individual Books:
Noah Zarc: Mammoth Trouble
Noah Zarc: Cataclysm
Noah Zarc: Declaration

Silent_Words_300dpi_200x286Silent Words by Chantal Fournier (Author) & Nicolas Lajeunesse (Illustrator)
[Children’s Picture Book]

This hybrid picture/chapter book is ideal for kids as young as 3 and as old as 8, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

Zelda loves to talk. She always asks a million questions, and her head is full of words like apple, bunny, cartwheel and dwizzledoodle. But when a sudden storm turns Zelda’s world upside down, all her words go silent. Zelda must embark on a quest across mountains, forests and oceans to find her parents—and her voice.

This moving tale about loss and hope will tug at your heartstrings. Author Chantal Fournier’s poetic storytelling style and illustrator Nicolas Lajeunesse’s evocative artwork combine to create a poignant story in which a child discovers comfort in the power of words.
 
 
Larry_the_Lonely_300dpi_200x286Larry the Lonely (A Bird Brain Book) by Emlyn Chand (Author) & Noelle Giffin (Illustrator)
[Children’s Picture Book]

This hybrid picture/chapter book is ideal for kids as young as 3 and as old as 9, depending on reading level and parental involvement.

Larry lives on the beautiful island of Mauritius, but he is not happy. He’s never met another dodo bird—not in his entire life—and feels very lonely.

One day, he decides to stop moping around and embark on a journey across the island to find a friend like himself. Along the way, he meets several other animals who take an interest in his mission and offer to help.

Is Larry the very last dodo bird, or might he finally find a friend? There’s only one way to find out: join Larry in his tropical adventure in this edition of the color-illustrated Bird Brain Books series for children.

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These new books are sure to bring you or your loved ones many hours of reading pleasure. Please enjoy!

3 New Books from Evolved Publishing on October 21, 2013

1 book for the kids 7-11, 1 book for teens/young adults, and 1 short story for adults.

As is our custom, we’re offering here great entertainment for readers of all ages. Just click on the covers below, or the corresponding titles, to navigate to the product page, where you’ll find a tab with all the retail links.

Dead_Plains_300dpi_200x300Dead Plains by Angela Scott
[Young Adult, Zombie Western Romance, Book 3 of the Zombie West Trilogy]

Sometimes, the ones you least suspect are the ones that should worry you the most.

People aren’t always what they seem, as Red has experienced all too well. Strangers are feared, towns are avoided, and everyone’s intentions are scrutinized… even those closest to her. Her coveted ability has been revealed to far too many people, and now that a tiny heartbeat thumps and grows beneath her own, the risk has never been greater.

As the group of ten searches for a safe haven, a place to finally call home, the sobering reality of it all finally settles over them: nowhere is safe, nothing is permanent, and death is everywhere. One by one, Red’s reluctant posse grows smaller, as death claims some, and circumstance claims others.

It couldn’t be a worse time to bring a newborn into the world… but the baby is coming.

Be sure to read Books 1 & 2 of the Zombie West adventure series: Wanted: Dead or Undead, and Survivor Roundup.

Natalie_the_Not-So-Nasty_300dpi_200x300Natalie the Not-So-Nasty by Falcon Storm
[Lower Grade Chapter Book, Book 2 of the Tales from Upon A. Time Series]

In the quaint little village of Austerville, people live in fear of the local Wicked Witch. Luckily for the Witch, though, they have many a squabble and always seem to be in need of a custom-ordered hex or curse.

Neighbor painted his mailbox a color you don’t like? Optico Cadorn! His house is flooded with kumquats.

Someone forgot to say “Good morning!” as she passed you on the street? Levinta Bam! She won’t be able to sleep for a week.

Such a thriving business would be a dream come true for any Wicked Witch, but there’s just one problem: Natalie may be a little clumsy, but she isn’t even the slightest bit wicked.

Alas, no matter how often she tries to explain her true character, the townspeople refuse to listen. It certainly doesn’t help that every time someone requests a curse, something terrible befalls the object of their malcontent. They chalk this manufactured malfeasance up to the Wicked Witch, strengthening her reputation and the demand for her services.

When a young Alchemist accidentally fills the town with the noxious fumes of his newest potion, they turn to Natalie for her greatest curse yet. Can she convince him of her pure intentions, or will he, too, run away in fear? Will Natalie find herself questioning whether she really might be wicked, after all? Find out in this comedic tale of witches, rumors, and the magic of finding yourself.

Be sure to read The Persnickety Princess for the first of the fun and funny Tales from Upon A. Time series.

Consumed_by_Love_300dpi_200x294Consumed by Love – A Short Story by Pavarti K. Tyler
[Horror]

Consumed by Love is the story of a couple who must face one partner’s supernatural transformation. This short piece is written in the style of a classic horror story with a dark take on the addictive nature of love.

At just over 5,000 words, this fun story is the perfect short diversion from your daily grind. It’s available free at most online sites.

Get to know Pavarti K. Tyler’s work with this no-risk tale. If you like it, be sure to check out her powerful, emotionally-charged novel, White Chalk.

 

 

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These new books are sure to bring you or your loved ones many hours of reading pleasure. Please enjoy!