In this short prequel to Tanya Anne Crosby’s REDEMPTION SONG, Caia Paine contemplates her future as she travels to the airport on her way to a fateful trip to Spain. When a complication threatens all of Caia’s plans, her resolve and her sense of purpose are called into question.An intense glimpse into the life of a woman at a crossroads, ”Reprisal” is a brief, powerful character study.
“In the darkness I fall,In the dark I shall stay,My heart knows nothing more than the silence that awaits.She is there before me with a welcoming embrace,She whispers my destinyA destiny …I’ll fight it till my very end.”~ALI~The Dark Elf is the second installment of the Crimson Black series, telling the story of Ali. The daughter of the Dark Princess of the Harpy Clan, and the General of the Dark Elves. She struggles between her race as being half Dark Elf and being quarter Demon in this tale of love and tragedy.Ali runs away from her destiny of becoming the next Harpy princess. She escapes her fate of losing her heart and leaves everything behind to venture into the Underworld alongside a band of mercenaries. Her journey is an attempted effort to find honor in living up to her father’s name as the great General of the Dark Elf army and the magical sword that she inherited from a long bloodline of Generals, to wield the power of her ancestors in battle. However, deeply scarred from his death emotionally and physical at childhood, she is easily swayed by the darkness that consumed her mother with evil. While aiding the Demon Empire that became under siege from a rebellion against the Demon King, she befriends Angelica. A seductive Demon lord, who falls in love with her savior known as the Dark Elf. Ali learns to embrace love above her rage in this heated romance, with an unexpected twist. She is torn between two sisters, one her soulmate the other her twin flame in this Dark Fantasy Romance. Who will she chose? Or will the darkness decide her fate? https://ccmorgen.wordpress.com
Crystal Hayes is a twenty-five-year-old single mom of three with a very bad habit. I am not talking about a drug habit or a food addiction. That would be the norm but Crystal struggles with meeting strange men at bars and clubs for sex and fun times.Crystal doesn’t seem to understand that she is putting her three children lives and her life at risk. Crystal bragged about her sexual encounters with these strange men to many people. Everyone thought she was out her damn mind. Having sex with strangers was very risky and nobody understood Crystal’s logic. Her best friend Milla keeps trying to convince Crystal that she must be smarter and wiser because she’s looking for love in all the wrong places. Milla fears for all of their lives but Crystal has a one track mind that is only focused on finding a love to call her own. Sadly everything that Milla tells her goes in one ear and out the other. It isn’t until she meets Israel that Crystal finally realizes that Milla is right and has to figure out how to change her bad habit.Can one man tame Crystal and satisfy all of her sexual and emotional needs? Read No Strings Attached to find out. Happy reading.
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