The Hunter – An Original Poem by Annie

The Hunter   I dodged between the ancient trees As the breeze lightly whispered to the leaves far beyond my sight   I can hear the steady pounding heavy footsteps of the Hunter   I run faster and faster my face a flurry of heat under needles and pins of chill every breath creates a woosh   I continue to try and silent myself my flowing dress snags and pulls As I begin to increase my pace I hear a… Read more »

New Video Excerpt from Darker Still: A Novel of Magic Most Foul by Leanna Renee Hieber

As mentioned in my Authors After Dark New Orleans recap I attended Steampunk Tea.  The Steampunk Tea was fantastic.  Proper English biscuits, tea, and everyone properly dressed made this a completely unforgettable event! So – why am I talking about this AGAIN?!  =) Well…the fantastic Leanna Renee Hieber was one of the sponsoring authors for this event.  She was a pleasure to meet and during the Steampunk Tea she read an excerpt from Darker Still: A Novel of Magic Most Foul.  This excerpt… Read more »

Authors After Dark 2013 Savannah Nights BABY!

August is now my new favorite month!  On the 10th of August I returned from the Authors After Dark New Orleans (read about it here).  On the >>> I found out that Booked & Loaded was given an extreme honor – I will be a Featured Blogger for Authors After Dark Savannah Nights for 2013 in Savannah Georgia.  I was truly blown away and completely honored. Authors After Dark NOLA was my first con….ever.  I have went to several author signings, but… Read more »

Shattered Magic by Rebecca York

“Desperate to escape an arranged marriage to an evil magician, Rowan flees her village-and runs right into the path of a handsome stranger. When Grant comes to her aid, she takes comfort in his arms…and sees a solution to her problem. Her betrothal will be called off if she loses her virginity-and her virile protector is the perfect man to do the honor. Determined to seduce him, Rowan traps them together in a cave, where she and Grant soon give… Read more »

Latter-Day of the Dead (Book One) by Kevin Krohn

“Harrowing cries escaped the contorted faces of our flock. End of Days was a known truth but never a faced reality. Once the madness broke…we feared it would never subside.”  A thrilling tale of horror from Kevin Krohn, “Latter-Day of the Dead” tells the story of a hallowed compound’s fight for survival against unbridled evil.” – Book description taken from Amazon Latter-Day of the Dead is a short novel about a polygamist commune that becomes infected by Zombies.  In keeping with the… Read more »