Would You Read Horror Erotica?

I have always delighted in scary and creepy things much to my husband's delight. In fact, our first date ever was to a horror movie. I love the macabre and creepy. My husband used to work for a mortuary when we were first married and I'd make some extra money by helping him clean the [...]

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The Football Dare

I grew up in a football home. My dad coached little-league and all my brothers played. I was a cheerleader on the sidelines for all their games. I was not very good. I was the football girl. You know, the one who actually understood the game and had an opinion about what was going on. [...]

The Struggle of Misconceptions

I have a struggle to confess to my readers. When an author writes about crime stories, or murder stories, in particular, no one asks that author if they actually go out and kill people when they're not writing. They're able to distinguish what the author writes from the author's life. But when an author writes [...]

The Magic of Dance

Please enjoy this excerpt from my short story, The Dancer: The room made all of my senses work overtime to function normally. “Do you see how powerful that woman is?” Sister McLeod said. It was difficult to hear her over the loud throbbing of music and cheering. The darkness of the club and the flashing [...]

The Service Project . . . An excerpt

Please enjoy this excerpt from my short story, The Service Project.  We passed the word around the quorum that week that we’d meet Saturday morning to take care of Sister Claire’s yard. It was met with the usual half committed grumbles and litany of excuses. Come Saturday morning, I found myself pushing my lawnmower down the [...]

Exposed

Anyone who has served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints knows that for the duration of your mission you are never truly alone. You are assigned a companion and that companion is always with you. You live together, you sleep in the same bedroom (separate beds), you work all [...]

Back Seat Exploration

Hello everyone. Here's the latest excerpt from a new story that I'm writing. It's a story of exploration and hunger. This story comes nearly entirely from my own personal experience of a time before my mission. Lust has a powerful influence on us. It burns. Some people wither under it and others find their energy. [...]