Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Homecoming Chaos

 Can Jamie survive the chaos and protect her family’s business, deal with her family, and handle the dance with the hot detective without managing to get herself killed?


Homecoming Chaos

A Model MD Novel

by D.W. Brooks

Genre: Romantic Suspense, Contemporary Fiction



A dead body in the parking lot of her family’s business, a killer on the loose, and a handsome detective asking a lot of questions…

Jamie Scott’s life fell apart four years ago when she broke off her engagement, turned down a dream job, and went overseas to run away from her life. Now she’s back, but the reunion is not without problems. She arrives home just in time to attend the soiree her mother planned, but she’s not prepared for what she finds—a dead employee in the parking lot.

Detective Nick Marshall is assigned to the murder case at the forensics lab owned by Jamie’s family. He meets the headstrong Jamie, but he has a job to do. And his attraction to her… well, he’s a professional.

Jamie knows the stakes are high. She has to face the past and save her parents’ business while dealing with her family drama and an uncertain future. She also has to deal with Nick, who wants her out of the way of his investigation. But fate keeps throwing them in one another’s paths… and into chaos that they both want to avoid, but neither can seem to escape.


EXCERPT

Jamie entered the simply appointed room decorated in blue, white, and seafoam green. The attached bathroom incorporated blue and white colors. Jamie sat on the edge of the bed and looked around the room. Since she never lived here, the room didn’t hold many personal touches, as did Jon’s and Jillian’s rooms. There were plenty of pillows, a complete set of cherry wood bedroom furniture, and a mid- sized flat-screen TV above the chest of drawers. It represented a fitting guest room since she was now a guest—a nervous guest at that. What if her mother verbally eviscerated her again? Could she deal? Jamie realized she was delaying her meeting with her mom for as long as possible. What else could she do to kill time?

She peeked in the closet to see if she had left any clothes behind from four years ago. Unfortunately, she found nothing that would be appropriate for what would be a formal event on Sunday night.

She went into the bathroom and removed her baseball cap to inspect the state of her hair in the mirror. I was fine for a quiet home visit, but not for a dressy affair. Jamie had let her relaxer grow out while she was out of the country. She typically flat-twisted her natural hair to emphasize the wave pattern. Before this trip, she had only washed, conditioned, and air-dried her hair, thinking that she would have some time after her arrival to moisturize and comb it. Now, it was just squashed down by her hat. Ugh. Since she wouldn’t be able to prep before talking to her mother, she would have to atone by looking her best for the party. For such a formal affair, she would have to visit a salon for a trim and style.

There was a knock on the bedroom door. “Come in!” Jamie yelled as she tucked her cap back onto her head and came out of the bathroom. Jon placed her bags inside her door. “Mother is waiting for you downstairs. I’m going to my room to avoid the tearful reunion.” He didn’t live there anymore but still called his childhood room “his room”.

Jamie sighed. Time to woman up. “OK. Let me wash my face, and I’ll be down. Where is she, exactly?” she inquired.

    “Still in the study. Good luck.”

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“Wait, wait. Hold on. Do you have a warrant? Do we need an attorney?” Jamison stood up, too. She was almost as tall as the detective and incredibly pretty up close, which caught him off guard. “Aren’t there proprietary issues at the lab?”

Nick paused and deferred to Ronald. Ronald chimed in. “We’re just trying to get information about this woman’s death. You can call a lawyer if you wish but retaining one may slow things down.”

“Hmmm.” Jamie stared at both detectives. She couldn’t read either of them, but the situation gave her pause. She recognized the importance of finding out what had happened to their employee. However, the family business needed to be shielded as much as possible. Jamie hadn’t been back long, and her brain was still cloudy and jet-lagged, but she recognized the potential perils in just letting the police roam free in the lab. “Dad, Mother, someone should call Richard,” she said, scrutinizing both parents.

Margaret said, “Good idea. I’ll call while I change. He can meet us there.” She gave the detective and the other officers a superior glance. “Richard Bradshaw, he’s a partner at Bradshaw, Taylor, and Kline, and he is our son-in-law.” She turned to walk into the master suite, with Gregory following.

Nick shook his head, and Ronald was less subtle with a steady scowl. Both had heard about Richard’s firm and peripherally knew Richard. This situation just got a lot more difficult. Nick didn’t suspect the family, but involving a lawyer usually complicated their police work. He turned back to Jamie, who was studying his reaction. He adjusted his face so she couldn’t sense his annoyance.

Jamie noted the subtle change and smiled to herself. She could tell she had annoyed him. Even annoyed, he’s pretty cute. “I need to get my coat. If you will excuse me,” she said, heading back to her bedroom.

Upstairs, Jamie changed clothes, retrieving a pair of skinny black jeans from her bag. As she slid into her jeans, her mind wandered to the detective. She typically dated guys that were taller than her—with her ex-fiancé being the lone exception—Eddie had been the same height. A strong jaw, wavy-ish hair, nice lips, and a commanding presence—which Jamie suspected the detective had in spades—didn’t hurt either. Just the type of guy she would typically go for if the circumstances were different. Rifling through the dresser, she found a white Henley shirt she’d left on a previous visit. She had gained almost fifteen pounds since then, and the shirt fit snugly. She now had boobs! Placing the hat back on her head, she was glad she had an appointment at the hair salon later in the day.

Yikes, she thought after catching herself primping in the mirror. Am I trying to impress the detective who’s investigating us? Girl, it has been a long time. Although he is hot. She shook her head exasperatedly. As she headed out, she remembered to grab her coat.

 

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Both Jamie and Jillian stood up, Jillian lifting Aaron onto her hip. Jamie marveled at how fit her younger sister was after giving birth to four children–-she hoped to have gotten that gene. “Rick and Anthony are at music lessons, so I dropped in with the boys to see Mother and Dad. Richard has been out of town for a case, but he’s returning today. I wish you had told me you were coming. We could have planned a dinner or something.”

“Jonathan knew. I’m surprised he didn’t tell you. I don’t need a fancy dinner because I’m coming home. Besides, there will be an epic to-do soon enough. How long has this been in the works?”

“Actually, not very long. We were going to take her out for dinner, but about ten days ago, she decided she wanted a large party. So, it’s been hectic.” She moved to the side to avoid two workers carrying a table. “It’s a cool coincidence that you will be here for it.”

“I don’t know if it was a coincidence.” Jamie winked at her sister and touched her nephew’s nose. Jamie had spoken to Jonathan almost two weeks ago and told him she was coming home. Coincidence, my ass. Jon had a lot to answer for. He must have blabbed to their mother that she was coming, and Margaret turned this into a gathering, a celebration of sorts. Perhaps this reunion would not be as miserable as she expected.

Jillian frowned. “So, Jon knew you were coming? And Mother did, too? So that’s what caused the change in plans.” No one had told her, and after four years away, Jamie still had a party. Perfect Jamie, indeed.

Oblivious to her sister’s change in mood, Jamie considered her options. “I guess I need to find Mother. By the way, Jon’s upstairs in his room.”

“You haven’t seen her yet? Oh, my. That should be interesting. Jillian gave Jamie a sidelong glance. “I think I’ll take Aaron to see Jon. Good luck!” She and her son went up the stairs.

Jamie took a deep breath and headed toward the study. Damn, everyone keeps wishing me luck. I hope it’s not a bad sign.

 

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The author is a doctor and editor who lives in Texas with her husband and children. She enjoys trying to stay in shape, sporadically cooking, reading (still), writing, and working on her blog. She is eternally grateful to the woman who donated a kidney to her over 5 years ago and continues to advocate for organ donation as much as she can.

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Grimdarke

Nine lives might not be enough...

Grimdarke

Maw of Mayhem MC Book 1

by AK Nevermore

Genre: Paranormal MC Erotic Romance

 


 

Out of options and on the run after her psychotic father’s released from prison, Kit Parson heads to the only place she might be safe from him, the Maw of Mayhem MC. The unexpected move buys her time, but also puts her at risk. Surrounded by shifters, her inner cat begs to be released, and after witnessing a brutal attack on her mother as a child, she refuses to let the monster out. Totally doable, provided no bodily fluids are ever exchanged.

That takes the MC’s hot-as-hell VP, Grimdarke James, officially off the table. Mourning the recent murder of the club’s alpha and struggling to control his inner cat, the tattooed Viking god is on thin ice. If he goes feral again, he’ll be put down. Which makes his cat’s insistence that Kit belongs to him problematic, upsetting the delicate balance of the MC’s internal politics, and the woman blackmailing Grim.

But when Kit’s father catches up with her, Grim has no choice but to trust his cat, and Kit can’t deny their chemistry. Can they hold on to each other when everything is trying to tear them apart? After a gruesome triple murder propels them deeper into the paranormal world, they find themselves with unlikely allies, even as their enemies threaten to destroy everything they hold dear.

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 INTERVIEW

What is something unique/quirky about you?

Something that’s probably a little weird is that I refinish antique furniture. My husband has actually banned me for stopping for every cool (and admittedly decrepit) piece on the side of the road, and I’m banned from Facebook market place. I’ve gotten some amazing pieces in both places that just needed some rehab. Ok, maybe a lot of rehab. Refinishing my Jacobean dining room table blew out my wrist, but the two surgeries and eighteen months of rehab were totally worth it. The chairs I couldn’t save, but they got Frankensteined into an amazing library ladder.

And, curiously enough, that’s what got me back into writing after a two decade hiatus. I needed an activity that was low impact that increased the mobility in my hand and fingers. I opted for typing instead of squeezing a stupid ball.

Tell us something really interesting that's happened to you!

I have a lot of weird animal encounters. I’ve been chased by cows and a skunk, my yards been flooded by beavers, and keep a bat-net under my sink because they get in my house so often. I also once ended up hunting a flying squirrel through my parent’s armed with a Tupperware container and a newspaper… and yes, I’m aware that’s completely bizarre, but it was caught and released with minimal damage to the living room.

What are some of your pet peeves?

My biggest nemesis is white paint. When we moved into our house all of the beautiful woodwork was glopped on, and I can’t even tell you how much time I spent stripping it. I tell my kids that if they paint any of it after I’m dead, I will haunt them.

What kind of world ruler would you be?

Probably not a benevolent one. I mean, if my minions couldn’t handle something, and I had to get off the couch and deal with it, there would be repercussions.

As a writer, what would you choose as your mascot/avatar/spirit animal?

Definitely a raven. They’re super clever, tricksy, and kind of obsessive the way they do things. People also get nervous when they show up, like, “Ooooh, it a harbinger of doom…” Hah! I think that’s now officially one of my old lady goals along with yelling at people to get off my lawn.

What inspired you to write this book?

I was asked to, lol. The premise had been kicking around in my head for a while, but I was bust on other projects. An editor spotted my work and anted to take it to their publisher, but I was already set on self-publishing it. She asked if I had anything else and I was like, well… I do have this MC shifter thing rolling around in my head… She told me to write that and send it to her, so I did, and here we are.

What can we expect from you in the future?

More Mayhem, definitely. I just handed in book 3 of the series this week. Currently, I working on my dark romance series, which I plan to have out mid summer, and there’s the second book in my urban fantasy series kicking around with my other publisher. Hoping that will be out this year as well

Do you have any “side stories” about the characters?

Yes, and I have copious notes about giving them their own books. The Maw of Mayhem MC has so many colorful characters, it’s hard sometimes to keep the focus on Grim and Kat. I really want to explore the relationship between Deuce and Triss, and Brick needs someone to keep him in line.

Can you tell us a little bit about the characters in Grimdarke?

They’re all broken in weird ways and have their quirks. Kit is my female lead and she’s the quintessential college student trying to get by with a psycho father in prison. When he gets out, her world is upended, and she runs to the Maw of Mayhem for protection. Little does she know, Grim, the VP of the club, is her fated mate. Neither wants to believe it, but when things go sideways they can’t deny it either. Which becomes a real problem for him, because he’s being blackmailed into making another woman his queen.

What did you enjoy most about writing this book?

It’s action packed and crazy stuff happens. The vibe of the club also lends itself to writing really fun dialog. There wasn’t a lot of “downtime” writing where the characters are kicking back. I love pacy books that keep me on my toes and this is definitely one of them.

Did you learn anything during the writing of your recent book?

That you don’t need to spend years on a manuscript for it to be publishable/good. When I was taking a year-long MFA style course, I remember talking about the trilogy I’d written during my rehab, and one of the instructors said, “What, you wrote that in six months? How can it possibly be any good?”

 

It crushed me then, but I look at all of the indie authors out there now absolutely killing it with a new book out every couple of months, and I can’t believe what an asshole he was.

Anything specific you want to tell your readers?

It’s pacy, full of profanity-laced action, a bunch of violence, and some seriously hot sex scenes. There’s also a plot that I hope keeps you guessing.

How did you come up with name of this book?

What is your favorite part of this book and why?

If you could spend time with a character from your book whom would it be? And what would you do during that day?

Are your characters based off real people or did they all come entirely from your imagination?

Do your characters seem to hijack the story or do you feel like you have the reigns of the story? Convince us why you feel your book is a must read.

Have you written any other books that are not published?

Yes. The Price of Talent series is coming this summer, which is Sci-fi Dark Romantasy. Really excited about that one, it’s been years in the making.



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AK Nevermore enjoys operating heavy machinery, freebases coffee, and gives up sarcasm for Lent every year. A Jane-of-all-trades, she’s a certified chef, restores antiques, and dabbles in beekeeping when she’s not reading voraciously or running down the dream in her beat-up camo Chucks.

Unable to ignore the voices in her head, and unwilling to become medicated, she writes Science Fiction and Fantasy full time.

She pays the bills editing, wielding a wicked hot pink pen and writing a column on SFF. She also belongs to the Authors Guild, is a chapter treasurer for the RWA, teaches creative writing, and on the rare occasion, sleeps.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Green Corrosion

Earth is plagued by the Black Rain turning water into a gel and destroying the whole ecology. Geo Woodman is on a mission to protect his clan and to save the people of Torono from the upcoming ecological disaster.

Green Corrosion

The Corrosion Series Book 1

by Costi Gurgu

Genre: Post-Apocalyptic, Dystopian Science Fiction

The devastating Black Rain has transformed the once-lush land into an arid wasteland, turning all water into a gel-like substance across the globe. Fresh, drinkable water has become the planet's most precious commodity, sought after by all. Some have chanced upon underground liquid reserves, while those with no choice but to drink gelled water become "Corrosives," disfigured by a verdigrislike substance covering their bodies.

The Golden Tower of Prince Boris shines above the otherwise derelict city of Torono.

From the Golden Tower, Geo Woodman secretly leads the fight to save his clan and the people of Torono from the dangers of corrupt leaders and the hazardous climate.

 

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The Writing Process

I’m a planner myself. I first tend to write my novel in my mind. I’d just go through some major events, the main timeline, a few characters, not all of them, only to get an idea of what is it about and see if I want to write it.

Then I start to plan it. First, there’s the rule of three. Every piece of writing, from the entire novel to the smallest scene could be divided into three parts: beginning, middle, and end. Different writers tend to divide an entire novel into three, four or five parts. But if you analyze their parts, you realize they’re those three parts I told you about, but differently explained.

Each part has certain things that tend to happen inside them. I call these things pillars. Pillars are good because instead of thinking I wrote the beginning, I know where I’m going, but I have no idea what happens in between, you now have the opportunity to place some pillars along the way and think of not how I can get from here to the end, but how I can get from here to only several pages later, to the next pillar. And from that pillar to the next and so on, until you finally reach the end.

I like to get my pillars down and be sure that I have sufficient meat to write a novel, not only a short story.

Then I start writing and what often happens is that through writing (a slower process than imagining, running through the story in your mind) a lot changes. Some scenes don’t make sense anymore. There are other scenes I didn’t think of. Some characters behave differently. The story goes in a different direction than originally thought because it’s more natural that way, or because it makes it more interesting. Things discovered while writing are always fascinating.

In the end, working on novel structure in the beginning gives a writer the means to be able to write from the first page to the last, without stumbling. But the writing itself brings a lot of surprises along the way, at least in the first draft. The following drafts are less surprising as one works in more detail on different aspects of the novel—language, characters, world-building, etc.

The W Block

After talking about the process of writing, one topic comes to mind—writer’s block. It can happen, but it is different from how movies show it and therefore most people think of it.

Writers in general have ideas for two lives and no time to write them all. So, writer’s block is not about the writer having no more ideas and not knowing what to write next. It is about knowing what you want to write, but not knowing how to write it.

What can happen is the writer may not have the necessary life experience or cultural references to write that particular scene, story, or character. Or they may not have the writing experience necessary to write a particularly complex story or complex world-building.

And as an example, when I say complex world-building I don’t necessarily mean a science fiction or fantasy world completely different than ours. Maybe part of your story takes place in Tokyo, but you’ve never been there or to Japan in general. So you have no idea of the rhythms of life there, of the local culture, habits, tradition, food, weather, how the air tastes, how the traffic goes, nothing concrete, and to write it like you’re in New York or Chicago just doesn’t work.

Or one of your important characters is a doctor or a Police detective. And you’re neither. If your inspiration is the medical dramas or detective stories on TV don’t do it. You need to speak to a real detective or a real doctor and ask them questions, find out details of their work, of their daily life. Try to walk a little bit in their shoes. Only then you could write a credible character. If you just start writing it without any research you may end up with a writer’s block.

And then, there’s the matter of real-life experience. Certain aspects of life can be gained only through personal experience, by living several years through those particular situations. What it is to be abused in a workplace, or to go through a painful or stressful experience and eventually end up with depression. And so on.

If you get a writer’s block, the best is to look for the right person to share their insights with you.

The “Corrosion” story

Initially, I wrote a short story for the National Geographic Magazine in Romania, entitled Corrosion”. Two main aspects are the most important from an ecological consideration: air and water. If the air becomes too toxic, or too polluted to be breathable, there’s little chance of survival or adaptation. If the water is not potable anymore there’s no chance of survival. So, when the people from National Geographic asked me to write a cli-fi for them, I immediately thought of the most dangerous aspects of environmental degradation. And doing some research, water seemed to be the deadliest.

Now, doing that research I discovered an interesting fact—although the majority of people know that water can be found in three states, some experiments in Austria managed to bring water to a fourth state—that of a gel. And not only bring it into that state but maintain it there. That looked to me like an interesting starting point for my short story.

Anyway, the short story Corrosion” has been re-printed at least seven times and has won two awards. My editor even compelled me to write a follow-up story, which I did and I entitled it Pink Corrosion”. The same editor then, said he’d see this series turned into a novel. And I agreed. It took me several years to get to the point of actually doing it, but as soon as I had some time, this was my number one priority.

EXCERPT

1. The Silkers

The sky was the color of moldy cheese. A upside-down, frothy swamp hanging so oppressively low, some of the decaying towers pricked its purulent belly.

Geo always felt sick after looking at the sky, but he inevitably looked every time he observed the Golden Tower, or the Silkers Tower, as people called it. The only high-rise structure in the city still in use. All the other high-rises had been abandoned long ago, after entire floors collapsed with the tenants inside. They rose, derelict, their windows clotted, in a ghostly jungle. The Silkers Tower, though…it supposedly had been consolidated and adapted to the new conditions. The golden structure gleamed like the only source of light in a city of eternal mist and green reflections.

Geo breathed deeply a few times to calm himself. The unwholesome effluvia of corroding bodies coiled through the air. He shut his eyes and ignored the fetid damp creeping through the rebreather. Then he looked around and felt a pleasant thrill, an ever-present fear, and lust, all at once in a bubbling, poisonous mixture. Lately, that had been the marinade his brain floated in.

He was part of the Silkers procession that had traversed the city from its port to their Golden Tower. Ninety Silkers soldiers had disembarked and took to the streets of the city to be next to their brothers in the most celebrated event of the year—the Water Passage.

The people of the city filled the streets, eager to glimpse the glorious army. And Geo was at its head, in the lead. Next to Prince Boris and his court, surrounded by Boris’s elite guard of Luna Warriors, atop the royal wheeled platform of rust-red water-silk.

He was thrilled to be in such dangerous company. He lusted for the kind of attention this display of power attracted. And the fear was ever-present, fear of the Silkers’ reality and their way of life, their values and ever-shifting interests. Fear that today he was at the center of their attention and tomorrow he might wake up discarded. Fear of what being part of the Silker Court implied and what not being part of it meant for Geo’s clan.

The mayor and his Blue Officers watched the passing procession from the central balcony of the City Hall. It was supposed to show the people that the procession was for him, for the ruler of the city. But Geo knew that in reality it meant that the mayor was not invited to be part of the procession and was not invited to watch the Water Passage Ritual, as he, Geo, was. Geo, the prince’s special guest. Last year Nimesh of the Bones Clan, who had mysteriously vanished; this year, Geo. Prince Boris’s special guests and friends. The Silkers’ ever-shifting political interests.

The City Hall was a two-storey building lined with waves and waves of mortar to keep it from collapsing under the continuous attack of the water. It looked like a thick, monstrous candle, the wax melted in ripples from years of burning. Its balcony was the only thing moved forward so it remained on the outside, overlooking the Mayor’s Square and the Golden Tower. Prince Boris said that they had decided to rehabilitate the Golden Tower as a sign of respect for the City Hall. But Woodman the Elder, Geo’s grandfather and the leader of his people, had a different opinion on the matter—that Prince Boris wanted to rub the mayor’s face in the fact that they had the knowledge to actually convert an old structure to survive the vicissitudes of their times. And that the Golden Tower of the Silkers looked a thousand times more royal than the City Hall. And that all the people could see it, because the two buildings faced each other.

The procession stopped in front of the Golden Tower. The mayor waved formally and the prince nodded elegantly. The crowd gathered in the Mayor’s Square burst into cheers. The three detachments of the prince’s three armies took their places around the royal platform and waited. The Luna Warriors secured the tower’s entrance and took up position as a guard of honor.

Geo shuddered. He was about to enter the infamous tower for the first time. He was about to pull his clan into history. They were about to go public. Official. Known of. Dangerously exposed. Thrills and fear.


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Costi’s fiction has appeared in Canada, the US, and Europe. He has sold 5 books and over 50 stories for which he has won 24 awards. He was three times a finalist for the Canadian Aurora Awards.

His latest sales include the anthologies Tesseracts 17, The Mammoth Book of Dieselpunk, Dark Horizons, Street Magick, Water, and Alice Unbound.

His bestselling novel RecipeArium has won three awards (Kult, Nemira, and Vladimir Colin) and was a 2018 finalist for the Aurora Awards.

His second novel, “Servitude” was published in October 2022. And his latest novel “Green Corrosion” is book 1 of the “Corrosion” series, and was published in September 2023.

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Homecoming Chaos

 Can Jamie survive the chaos and protect her family’s business, deal with her family, and handle the dance with the hot detective without ma...