Try an excerpt from Summer Birds: Between the Stars and the Sea: Prequel
Torn from her mother’s arms as a child, Kavi has spent most of her life in slavery to the brutal Milecian empire. A twist of fate takes her to the southlander city of Vayi, famous for its warriors and their skill in battle. There an act of bravery brings her into the protection of the young heir to the city, Ananuenya. Free of the collar, for the first time Kavi can choose her own path in the world. Her god demands that she return to her faith, and walk a path of peace. Her honour guides her had to the shield and sword. As she struggles with her conscience, her choice will have consequences not only for herself, but for Vayi and the entire country of Rahal. The seed of revolution is here.
Try an excerpt from Red Dogs: Between the Stars and the Sea Book 1
Ananuenya is a warrior of the Zhasala, raised from birth to lead her clan, taught by her mother to hate the empire that rules over her land.
After she comes of age she discovers that her father has betrayed her, promising her in marriage to a northern nobleman. Torn between her duty to her clan and her love for the freed slave, Kavi, she and her friends abandon their home. They are drawn by rumours of a rebellion rising in the northern city of Kanthir. There, she believes, she can earn a place for herself, and join the fight to break the chains of empire.
Her quest for freedom and honour will awaken ancient magic, and set in motion a war that will burn through Rahal, and risk bringing about the doom of the very land she seeks to protect.
Try an excerpt from Mummer’s Daughter and Other Stories. Click on the link below for the PDF.
Four worlds just a few steps from our own. Some have slid into dystopia. Others cling to civilization. Three short stories and a novella explore the fragile boundary of all we know.
Come To Rest: Toma is an immortal user of Great Magic, who has fought uncounted years of war, and longs to find home.
A Drink to Fill the Dark: A nameless servant is doomed to brink his master all he desires.
The Edge of the World: Yanya is a sellsword who has had her fill of adventure. One last journey is all she needs to get home.
Mummer’s Daughter: The specter of invisible enemies hangs over the protected city-states of the future. Ed is a young artist whose plan for her life is falling apart. Emma lives in terror of her secret being discovered. The fragile happiness that they find with each other will be pitted against the overwhelming fear of the unknown.