The Forbidden – Gatekeeper’s Mark (Chapter 5)

Something is wrong with my mother.   When I heard the glass shatter, my eyes burst open. I rolled and stumbled to my feet, blinking away the burning in my eyes.   "Mom," I mumbled. The thoughts threw themselves together, and I remembered my encounter with Maxton. "Mom!"  I found her staring at the ceiling. Wide, glowing …

Writing 102

I need you to write what you know.  Her eyes had leveled with mine.  I need you to be raw and unforgiving. None of this stuff about elves or outer space. That's not what we need right now.  "I can't believe she said that to you." Keisha's eyes narrow. "Who does that woman think she is?"  "Kinda stupid," …