The days are getting colder, and winter’s magic is coming. What better time to share a little tale with you?
This story is set in the universe of the Lady Lazarus WWII urban fantasy series. It tells the tale of how the last of the Lazarus witches, Magda Lazarus, said farewell to her mother, and hello to the notorious vampire Lord Bathory in Budapest in 1936.
Please check out the other stories in the Uncollected Anthology!
The night after my mother died, I met her in my dreams, in a dark wood.
And I was furious.
Coming very soon!
uncollected: not collected or gathered together.
anthology: a collection of selected literary pieces.
oxymoron: a combination of words that have opposite or very different meanings.
The Uncollected Anthology series is indeed an oxymoron. Sprung from the minds of six fabulous authors who love fantasy, short stories, and each other’s writing, the series’ main goal is to bring you quality urban fantasy fiction.
The October Edition of the Uncollected Anthology Series is: Winter Witches. Tales of blue sky, snow, renewal, hearth, and magic…
My story is called “The Witch of Budapest.” —
Budapest, 1936. Magdalena Lazarus, the last of the Lazarus witches, seeks her inheritance in the lair of the notorious vampire Count Bathory. Despite her mother’s death, Magda must outlast the winter of her heart. A short story set in the world of the Lady Lazarus series.
To find out more about the Uncollected Anthology series, please visit us: http://www.uncollectedanthology.com/
And please check out the other authors with stories in this volume of the Anthology series!
At long last, my SF adventure NETHERWOOD is available again at these fine retailers:
I’ll edit to add the additional platforms and the POD link when they go live.
“Laced with romance, this high-tech, futuristic, scifi adventure is full of suspense and danger.” -SciFi Chick
A subversive, thrilling tale of the Singularity’s dark side…and a love so intense it has the power to transform the world.
Talia Fortune, intergalactic sheriff, hunts a dangerous outlaw through cyberspace and into the Real. The chase brings Talia face-to-face with the terrifying truth — humanity, and Talia herself, unknowingly stand in the shadows of a high-tech apocalypse driven by artificial intelligence.
Talia must find the courage to trust the same man who destroyed her illusions and led her into danger, and disappear into an untamed, alien wilderness where no ordinary rules apply…
This edition features bonus material, including a short story set in the Netherwood universe, an interview with the author, and more.
I’ll be releasing more stories in this universe and will keep you posted! I thought I was done with Talia and her weirdly beautiful world, but she and her compatriots in the Gray Forest aren’t out of trouble yet, not by a long shot…
Trapped Between Love and Death…
Jennifer Bridges wakes up in a hospital where she is the only patient. She can’t remember anything about the car wreck that killed her mother. And her nightmares speak of mysteries that she cannot solve alone. Only one man can help her find a path to freedom…
A new paranormal romance story coming in July…