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Catching the Dark: An Alt History Short Story

Sixteen-year-old Natalya loves to fly, to soar. And now she gets to. As the youngest member of the Tsarina’s Own Night Bomber regiment. A short story for anyone who loves WW2 alt-history, aviation, and stories about heroism.

The Heretic: A Joan of Arc Alt History Short Story

Jehanne, a peasant girl from Lorraine, aims to fulfill the prophecy by crowning a king.
But crowns do not make a king. Neither does Jehanne’s obedience to God. History tells us that Joan of Arc burned at the stake. What if history is wrong?

Promethea Invicta: A Novella

Theia Rhodos stands ready to free humanity from the shackles that keep lunar resources out of her reach. Done taking “no” for an answer, she acts boldly, ready to sacrifice everything. Only the gods of scarcity, woe and lament stand in her way.Everything in life has a cost. And a price.

Pretending to Sleep: A Communism Survivor’s Short Story

Based on actual events, this short story provides a quick glimpse into life under Ceaucescu’s brutal communist regime.

Rejection 101: A Writer’s Guide

Writing and rejection go hand-in-hand.  Told by a first-time workshop participant, “Rejection 101: A Writer’s Guide” goes into why a rejection is an opinion, not a death sentence.