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Title: The Keeper

Status: Complete

Age: YA+

Summary: Every two thousand years, a Keeper is chosen to protect the Black Forest and preserve the balance of life and death amongst its denizens. Traditionally, the Keeper is selected at age five, trained, and then annointed into the role at age twenty. But this time, something went wrong.

When she was five years old, a half-human, half Elven child named Anabelle was chosen to be Keeper. But she has no memory of that event, no memory of the man who tried to kill her, no memory of what her mother did to protect her. Now on her twentieth birthday, she is thrust into an unfamiliar world with dreams of fey and spirits, of masked balls and handsome strangers.

As memories of her past return, so does an old foe who wants to control the power of the Keeper. Even as those around her succumb to the darkness, Anabelle fights to discover the heritage that was hidden from her in hopes of defeating this man.

The one who will take everything from her. Even her life.

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Tales of the Inglorious Brotherhood

Volume 1, Episode 1 NOW COMPLETE!

The king is dead. And those that did it are literally getting away with murder. Thanks in part to framing two innocent men: one a former and trusted general of the late King, and the other his naive, not-so-worldly son, the prince.

Together, they must join forces to track down those who actually did the foul deed, bring them to justice, and clear both their names. But, as with all things that sound so simple, they rarely, if ever, are.

When a former associate of the general turns up, making an offer they can’t refuse, these two mismatched companions are sent down a path to new adventures that neither of them ever asked to be a part of. And in the process, they will give rise to a new legend: the legend of The Inglorious Brotherhood.

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Sophie has never been a gifted witch, despite her strong lineage. Struggling with just-average-abilities, she hopes to one day gain the respect from her peers. That is until children and teens, including her classmates, start going missing.

As she crosses paths with Vita, a murdered girl whose soul is trapped in a puppet’s body, Sophie realizes that something much darker and terrible is taking over the city. By making an unlikely alliance she hopes to solve these mysteries and bring back those missing… before it’s too late.

But they need to move fast. More children are going missing and the community is falling into chaos with everyone pointing fingers at each other. As for Sophie…it’s only a matter of time before whatever has taken everyone will come after her.

Link: https://www.wattpad.com/story/128221305-the-magic-in-murder

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Engulfed by Aries (ONC Entry - Novella Version)

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Chaos was the creator of all and ruler of nothing. Over the next several millennium, it watched its descendants enjoy life’s luxuries while it dwelled within the heart of oblivion. Its envy and rage grew, leading it to seek solace in the heart of the ruler of the in-between realm, Erebus. It hoped to make the other deities and the mortals pay for forcing it to live a life of obscurity.

When Erebus and the Goddess of the Stars, Asteria, meet, they end up falling in love, which leads to the creation of the thirteen strongest constellations in the world, the Zodiac. Their love sealed the mortals’ fate, for each Zodiac embodied an important mortal value. The Dark Lord’s thirst for power has overtaken Erebus’ body and corrupted the Zodiac, thrusting the mortal world into a colorless dystopia.

“Engulfed by Aries” focuses on teenage blacksmith apprentice, Hestia Castellanos, as she struggles with her duty to corrupt Aries and her looming father, and her unrecognizable feelings for comrade, Alastair Romanos. Can she regain the courage to stand up to Aries and free her people? Or will she give up everything, including her one chance of happiness with Alastair?

Link: https://www.wattpad.com/story/173909656-engulfed-by-aries-onc-entry-completed-:heavy_check_mark:


Engulfed by Aries Book 1 (Extended Version)

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In the year of 2808, earth’s continents have become fragmented in which each country is now ruled by one of the thirteen Celestial Deities, also known as the Zodiac. The world has evolved for the worst as humans are plunged into a state of anarchy, fear, and disillusion. No one is safe from what was deemed to be the mythical, not even the children.

On Hestia’s thirteenth birthday, she is chosen, along with her childhood friend, Alastair, to move to Redwater and become an apprentice to the hardened blacksmith Master Haemon. She has all but one goal: to create a weapon worthy enough for Celestial Deity Aries to wield against her most hated sibling, Celestial Deity Libra.

With Libra and her subjects, the Concordeans, moving in on the borders of the Isles of Aithne, Hestia decides to join Aithne’s army, the Pyrkagía, despite Alastair’s vehement disapproval. In a place where love is forbidden and feared, Hestia has to choose to fight for what she wants or to let it perish into oblivion.

Link: https://www.wattpad.com/story/196507774-engulfed-by-aries-book-1-extended-version

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Title: Drake’s Notebook
Genre:Dark fantasy/suspense
https://www.wattpad.com/story/189096978-drakes-notebook-book-1

Drake’s the hateful king of the vampires. Lynda’s a brave, stubborn and beautiful gypsy girl, who is also Drake’s human familiar. Then there’s Vlad, Drake’s former friend and comrade turned enemy, who leads The Mantle, a highly secretive and religious cabal whose goal is to create a new world in their image.

Now vulnerable for the first time, Drake and Lyn must stop Vlad’s coup and uncover the secrets of the mysterious woman known only as “The Warden”, who is somehow responsible for everything that’s happened thus far.

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Alguna vez tuviste ganas de salir volando de un lugar en el que no te sentías bien? Odias la lluvia, o el viento, o la nieve, o los rayos sin saber por qué? Te preguntas qué esconde la mirada inescrutable de los gatos? Cómo sería encontrar una llave al mundo de las hadas en tu jardín? Y un planeta sin sol? Te gustaría conocer otra versión del cuento de Blancanieves?
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Estos relatos exploran esas posibilidades desde la fantasía y la ciencia ficción.
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Hacemos juntos el viaje?
https://www.wattpad.com/784899542-estamos-llegando-relatos-para-viajeros-insomnes

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Main Genres: Dark Fantasy / Dreampunk / Magical Girl.
Sub Genres: Action / Thriller / Vampire.

Rating: Mature.
Warnings: lgbt, sexuality, violence, self-harm (3rd chapter), emotional trauma.

Promises are meant to be kept, but a promise to save a beloved sister leads a group of magical girls into a dream of many literary landscapes. Out of this dream of Carroll’s wonderlands and Poe’s nightmares comes a monster that threatens to invade the waking world. Their promise forms the opening act of a play they can’t stop, so to stop this monster’s debut into their world, they must play their parts, but for one unlucky player, death is only the beginning. If you love fight scenes, quirky magical girls, twisty plot lines, Gothic settings, the possibility of dreams, and the uncertainty of nightmares, this story is for you.

URL: https://www.wattpad.com/story/114399550-days-of-blood-and-roses

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Reincarnation - one of the many faces of the afterlife, believed by humankind. The one nicknamed Korsyo certainly did not believe in such a thing; that until he learned that he is the vessel for Tiasha, the Mistress of Ravens - a mysterious woman that managed to tame death to an extent, now coming back in order to continue her plan after being dormant for many decades. Within the modern days of life, the time for the Mistress’ resurrection is at hand, aided by her trusty friends that followed through death and deceived it as well.

Her host must face major changes within his life that will affect not only him, but his family and friends as-well. While the inevitable is doomed to happen, old and new secrets slowly unfold with each passing moment. With everyone involved chasing their own desires, sacrifices will need to inevitably be made.

https://www.wattpad.com/story/151033180-soul-divided

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I’ve got an atmospheric mermaid story for anyone interested! Weekly updates with expected completion late 2019.

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Celene thought she’d found freedom as she transformed into a mermaid. But when she enters the Atlantian court, she learns her new identity was a trap and begins a battle for her sanity…

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Celene was once a college freshman and nothing was going well - except for her evening outings. Each night, she wandered into the ocean and transformed into a mermaid. She resisted the ocean’s pull, but Celene surrendered her human identity and became Cora, the newest member of Triton’s pod.

Cora was excited to visit Queen Mari’s capital of Atlantis. However, once her pod reaches the city, nothing was like Cora had been told. Cora discovers the magic of mermaid song and learns she is expected to sing for the queen, transferring her own life force into the mermaid queen.

Despite her muddled mind, Cora must reawaken Celene. Their only hope for survival lies in learning to work together.

Follow Cora’s adventure here

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Guilt Beyond Measure

A tragic moment in a bureaucrat’s life is far more than personal, and Dedric Emilius knows this. Following a nightmarish evening, he and his wife - the stunning, innocent Amelie - find themselves at the center of Evon’s city, struggling to discern how to move forward with their lives. Seeking to change the very fabric of what has made Evon great, they misunderestimate the toll it may have on their estate and their very lives.

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TAGS: adult, dark, fantasy, fiction, gothic, medieval, political, drama

MATURE CONTENT WARNING

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Mutilated, dejected and out of options Lucius Cromwell is approached by a demon claiming to be his salvation, that is, if he agrees to make a deal with it. At first it seemed too good to be true. A simple trade of his soul in exchange for power, but the deal meant so much more than that.

Constantly tormented by his inner voice and manipulated to do the demon’s bidding, Lucius finds his life thrown into a pandemonium of murder, loss and coping with his slowly fading sanity all while realizing the insignificance of a lifetime of power compared to an eternity of suffering.

Read the first book here!

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Summary: This isn’t your grandmother’s Beauty and the Beast.

A question to the reader: Do you know how to survive? If your creature comforts fell away and you were forced to endure under the reign of a foreign power, would you live to see the sunrise?

That question has become the culmination of Ria Erfinder’s life. Since fleeing the London fires under the cover of darkness as a child, Ria and her family have fought to remain anonymous. To remain hidden. To survive. That’s how Witches in the era of the Hunts live, but when tasked by her twin sister to deliver a sensitive package to a hidden village, Ria takes a stab at freedom, never anticipating the cost would be so high.

Driven off course by weather and wolves, Ria finds herself trapped as an interloper in a world far beyond her understanding. It will take every scrap of determination to survive, but if exposure and starvation don’t kill her, the pawn she has become in a supernatural struggle raging in Tree Spring will.

Link: https://www.wattpad.com/story/157051146-blood-and-tines

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The Seven Kings of Purgatory - New Adult Dark Fantasy

Nina learned two things when she woke in Purgatory: Death was dead and she’d been there many times before.

With no one to usher the dead to their proper resting place, Nina has been trapped in a cycle of death and rebirth. Having burned through her allotted reincarnations, she must find a way to right the natural course of Purgatory, or risk fading out of existence forever.

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The Fallen Crow - Book 1 of the Misfits and Magic series

Often overlooked by others, Branwen is a half-dwarf princess with plenty of spunk and lots to prove. Her life goals include becoming a powerful mage and gaining her father’s love and respect. Not necessarily in that order. When she’s unexpectedly given the chance to prove her worth to her father and the rest of the kingdom of Aunios, she’s faced with a terrible choice. Her world will never be the same.

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Half- Grim reaper and Half-Goddess what could go wrong? I know not of my existence the nature that I have. The good and evil fight driving me to insanity. I will seek my revenge on those who oppose me. I am Life and Death.

A 12 year old girl among this chaos. My name? What day is it? A name I will not bear until I find my true one. The one that every being has. I explore my sanity and powers those who are frightened. Those who want to control me, I need to get stronger. I am to find allies in this world? Trust something hard to come by. My life descends into the darkness when will the light shine?

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Title: Treaty Bound
Genre: Fantasy / Romance
Chapters: 3 Just posted
Rating: New Adult / Mature for violence, language, nudity, mild sex scenes
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For centuries the races of man, fey, vampire, and werewolf were locked in a never-ending and bloody war. Fearing the extinction of all of the races one of the eldest of the fey brought together the leaders of the many tribes, covens, and packs in hope of bringing peace to the world. From this summit, The Treaty was formed. Now, 500 years later The Treaty still keeps the peace between the races. However, only a few remain that still remember the horrors of the war and those who do not remember their past are doomed to repeat it.

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Link: https://www.wattpad.com/story/202946383-bound-in-blood

Alex Mystique is just a normal eighteen year-old living in a dark, fantastical world known as “Vallik”, on the continent “Bjoriktell”. Only there’s one teeny, tiny difference: Alex is an elite assassin part of an organisation known as “The First Drawns”. With the help of companion, Conner Franklin, our protagonist must persevere against betrayal, loss and prophecy. Only the gods know the fate of our unlikely hero.

You see, assassins know two very important ideas: stealth and bloodshed. However, when their location is discovered and Alex is exiled from the only home they ever knew, a whole new set of problems arise and the true villain is exposed. With the aid of nightwalkers, an alchemist and a barmaid, Alex must learn the truth and out an end to this supposed “prophecy”.

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Sample chapters of my book Tournament of the lost :smiley: https://www.wattpad.com/742141198-tournament-of-the-lost-prologue :smiley:
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In a macabre ring world forgotten by time, a tournament is to be held, a tournament thought to never plague the divided kingdoms of Aeden again. A band of unlikely friends will join the tournament as they test the perils of hell and taste heaven’s forbidden fruits. But who stands behind this tournament and more importantly why now? Ten thousand will fight for riches beyond your dreams, six kingdoms will be the devils playground, one will survive but none will be left standing in the Tournament of the Lost.

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The Magician’s Tongue: A Parable

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Where do myth and Man’s edgy pleasures overlap? Is there a price to pay for challenging the gods and goddesses at what they do best? Sometimes we are given a talent which may seem like a curse. Then we wake up one day to find it is leading us ever into the light. Stuart carried his lusty gift to the level of magician. Yet soon he would have to face what awaited him in the dark. He was about to learn that freedom from this curse would come at an all too familiar price. .

“. . . Stuart could feel his whole body was drenched in sweat. It was a fever like he had never had in his life. He could also feel the feminine entity’s warm breath against his face as she now more emphatically directed him. Her smell of fruit and earth was nearer and stronger. . .”

Read this story here: http://www.wattpad.com/story/17237746-the-magician's-tongue-a-parable

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