Now that my book series is finished I've been focusing on design and finding a job. While I haven't had any luck with my Digital Media degree yet (kind of bumming me out honestly) I have been working on a blog and website for a family friend's new company and been doing a flurry of … Continue reading Now that my books are finished…
Shortly after my first novel was put up on amazon, I decided to release the cases as "short stories" available individually. I jumped the gun a bit and put The Case of the Blue Lady up by herself and never released any more. Its taken a bit longer than I wished to finish, between school, … Continue reading Book Babies!
The 3rd and last installment of my Curious Cases series is finally finished and edited! I'm planning on having it out by October. This one is alot smaller, it is essentially a slightly longer than normal last chapter where we finally see what the mysterious Baron has been planning. Below is a small excerpt. For … Continue reading 3rd Book Coming Soon! Also, sorry for the absence
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The manor looked as though at one point it had been a stately one. Its lovely gothic architecture gave a general feeling of old fashioned grandeur that could not be shaken, but which over time had been gradually overrun by vines and weeds that sunk into the structure like wrinkles on an aged but dignified person. It didn't necessarily take away from its original form, but simply stood as a haunting reminder that age comes to take all classes. It was still foggy out in the bog. The sky, meanwhile, had turned gray with the promise of a storm. The faint watery glow coming from the house's windows was now the only thing keeping the young detectives from losing their way...(read more)
The first case in More Adventures of Victor McGill and Daniel Fernandez is The Case of the Albino Twins. I modeled this story after Edgar Allen Poe's Fall of the House of Usher, a story I enjoyed profusely because of its gothic nature and themes of the slow decay of old power. However, in this case (and Mina's side experience with yet another break-in) the characters instead explore the decay of chivalry in society, if it was ever really there at all.
I'm sorry I've been absent for so long, between wanted to finish the second book and wanting to get schoolwork done I've been swamped x.x But things are starting to clear up and I did manage to finally finish Curious Cases 2: More Adventures of Victor McGill and Daniel Fernandez and add an Author Profile on amazon.com. … Continue reading I’m Back! With a New Book!