Sneak Peek: Chapter 1 of Shield Maiden, Book 1 of The Lone Valkyrie

Heather Resnick crouched beside the thick trunk of an old, western red cedar seeking a reprieve from the persistent nighttime rain. The boughs of the ancient sentinel, heavy with water, drooped low but held off most of the late spring shower. She adjusted the two long daggers at her waist before pulling the hair tie […]

Sneak Peek! Chapter 3 of WarMage: Unexpected

Raven was up early the next day, excited to get to her chores and head back to school. The sun was just rising over the horizon casting a soft light across the ranch when she headed out to feed the goats. She didn’t see the crossbow in time before the tip of the arrow pierced […]

Sneak Peek! Chapter 2 of WarMage: Unexpected

Deacon lay outstretched on his bed, resting his long, weary legs from another day of hard work. He waved his calloused hand dramatically at the window. “You have to be crazy! Look out the window. The sun is setting, man. There is no way you’re going back out there.” A look of dread came over […]

Sneak Peek! Chapter 1 of WarMage: Unexpected

The screen door creaked loudly, slamming shut behind Raven Alby as she jumped off the porch and ran toward the gate of the Alby Ranch. A silver dragon passed overhead with a rider from the Dragon Rangers returning from patrol over the kingdom. They were flying back toward the center of Brighton. “Right on time,” […]

Sneak Peek: Chapter 1 of Magic Street Boogie

The Dwarf behind the bar yelled, “Hey, idiots. Knock it off.” Cali Leblanc slapped the reaching hands of the frat boy foursome away as she made her way back to the long divider of polished wood that separated the owner from his patrons. She set the tray down a little harder than intended and shook […]

Sneak Peek! Chapter 1 of Making Magic!

“Are you kidding me? A five-year-old could draw a better map than this.” Laura Hadstrom turned the piece of paper sideways, upside-down, and back to what she thought was right-side up. “Okay, maybe that five-year-old was me. But still. Dad didn’t even put a compass in the corner…” Her hand reflexively went to her back […]

Sneak Peek: Chapter Two of The Magic Legacy

Through the entire commencement ceremony, Emily just wanted to fast-forward to where she got to throw her hat into the air and start screaming. The other University of Texas graduates beside her shot annoyed glances at her rapidly bouncing knee. To calm down, Emily closely examined the cropped hair of the young man sitting in […]

Sneak Peek: Witch Way To Go Chapter 1

“There’s no way it’s this easy.” Lily’s 2002 Winnebago Adventurer rolled slowly down Iliff Avenue in Lakewood, Colorado. Beside her in the passenger seat, Romeo chuckled. “You know, it’s totally okay to accept that something’s going your way. If it’s easy, let it be easy.” Lily kept her focus on the addresses moving past them. […]