“I’m not going to make a promise I can’t keep, Lia. I didn’t come here with an ulterior motive. But I’m not going to lie and tell you, since seeing you again, I haven’t thought about… the possibilities.” Avery slid his hand across the table and lay it on hers. Lia swallowed the lump in… Continue reading Sneak peak: Reunited by Anastasia Austin
In preparation for the release of my first novel under my pen name, I have made the e-book edition of FAKE TO FATE by Anastasia Austin available for pre-order on Amazon for only $0.99 USD! It is also available in all regions Amazon allowed for the respective price. The paperback will be available (if Amazon… Continue reading Pre-order my debut novel: Fake to Fate
If you would rather read on your e-reader, you can follow this link and download a .mobi or epub file after signing up for my newsletter. Thanks! Enjoy! CHAPTER ONE Wrong Number Stephanie shuffled into her dorm room, dropped her backpack on the floor, walked out of her flip-flops and sunk into her tattered… Continue reading Fake to Fate SNEAK PEEK! First 2 chapters!
I love writing but it might be the death of me. After finishing book 2 of my dragon series, I realized it was time to give book 1 a new name. That's where I'm going to start this post so I can easily reference it (SPOILER: I never reference it LOL) FROM STARS, COME DRAGONS… Continue reading If I die, my book did it. Meet my murders.
We're getting closer to picking a date for posting the first episode and I can't wait! My critique partner sent feedback yesterday. After I go through it and make any necessary edits it will be time to pick a date! Here's the thing... That date might be a little further out than it "needs" to… Continue reading Update 6: The Guild of Tears Series | So close
Shouting closed in behind them, pushing them deeper and deeper into the wood. Tihomir and Vuk dodged trees and bushes. Vaulted fallen logs and large rocks in their path. Running as fast and far away as they could from the villagers intent on killing them. They’d been run out of towns before. So many, they’d… Continue reading Short Story: The Witches in the Wood
First, I want to thank you all for supporting my first short story, Under the Amethyst Sky. It was awesome to see so many of you reading and liking! Thank you, thank you, thank you!! And I hope you come back for more, because this Friday, June 15th, I'll be posting another short story! And… Continue reading June Short Story Title and Cover Reveal
I've written so much this week, on so many different WIPs, I've lost track of my word count and nearly lost my mind. I followed my shiny new toy for a little while. Wrote almost 4K on that, plus a LOT of notes for world building, plot and character development. I revised my short story… Continue reading Just Writing Things – 1
It’s the first of the month, or close enough lol Time for another writing update! Querying: From Stars, Come Dragons: One rejection. No other responses yet. It's frustrating, but I have so many other things I'm working on, I've been able to ignore my frustration. Current Novel WIPs: I'm getting myself into a lot of… Continue reading Writing: Monthly update for May
I stood in my watchtower, under the amethyst sky, waiting for them to appear. A chill spread under my skin. The closer they came, the quicker the ice ran through my veins. Soon, the clouds would bend to my heart. Take the shape only I was meant to give them. But only for a moment,… Continue reading Under the Amethyst Sky