My Book Review of “Daimon” by Linette Kasper

    It’s a paperweight… It’s a wheel chock… NO! It’s author Linette Kasper’s debut YA fantasy novel “Daimon“! Linette may reside in Northern Virginia, but her I’m-gonna-love-you-forever-no-like-literally-forever-tale-of-romance-gone-dark type novel weaves its mysterious tale around the historic city of Richmond, Va. Megan, our scrumptious and sometimes sarcastic, female protagonist is still coping with the loss… Continue Reading


Tongue-Tied

  If I could love in words I’d write a sestina As long as her legs, filter it in sepia silk sheets shrouded in a vignette. She is a maze I need to understand, again, before I breathe.   Her body, lines of iambic pentameter rhyming in my head. I gasp in complete stanzas.  I… Continue Reading


The Chronicles of Ashzaria Part 5: Soras

              “Misa,” Ajah grumbled as she struggled with the zipper. “Hold still.”                 Misa inhaled a deep breath and held it while Ajah continued fighting with the obstinate fastener. “You volunteered to help,” Misa reminded her best friend.                 “I did. I’m excited for you. You and Doran have been friends for as long as… Continue Reading


Chronicles of Ashzaria- Part 3: Amiralina

              Death, in general, should be an activity reserved for those who’ve led full lives— or the handful who’ve committed some terrible act during life— like shuffleboard on a resort itinerary. He should’ve breezed right past the young girl of barely sixteen, but Mira was fortunate the Miners didn’t have a chance to drain… Continue Reading