Koda Sesi knows not all that glitters in the dark Alaskan night is gold. In her world usually it’s blood. She’s part of a tight knit family that has been hunting supernatural beings since before the Gold Rush. Rumors are swirling around Broken Tusk Inn, her harborside bar, that an old God is going after miners who are alone at night. She’s seen too much in her life to believe in gods but people have gone missing, their vehicles turning up shredded, accompanied by canine like footprints, and mangled wildlife. Koda’s instincts tell her it's not the typical vampire or werewolf that is causing the chaos. She’s concerned that her family’s name won’t be enough to keep them from being the next target. When Koda finally meets the foreman her eldest brother hired to run the family gold mine for the
It was just supposed to be one night last summer, just a fling with him at his welcome home party. Just one hot, delicious, drunken romp in his truck was all we agreed on. Except we couldn't keep our hands off each other and it turned into all night.
Rome was the guy all the local girls wanted; good family name, easy on the eyes, skilled with his hands. And I didn't need linked to him. I didn't want to be in the shadowed spot light that was his life.
Now that man, who swore by the moon in a drunken confession that he was a witch, was at my library, silently waiting for me when I left work. I didn't know what he wanted but he’d promised me magic that night last summer. I didn't believe in magic, but I knew the way he looked at me made me want to go back on my word.
She's a werewolf. He's a redheaded lumberjack. Every wolf needs their Red Riding Hood.
Probably shouldn't be drinking and telling you this, but it kinda sucks to be the wolf with no Red Riding Hood to seduce when one is in a mood, wait, I mean chase… chase, that's it. That is, until he shows up with flaming red hair and lots of muscles.
**Red is a 4,700+ word, steamy short story with a twist of supernatural, 18+ due to adult content. Look for a full length novel featuring Poppy scheduled for release in Winter 2017**