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Into The Pride (Evernight Publishing) -- Celebrating Release Day

One of my writing goals came true to write and publish urban fantasy. From the first time that I read Anne Rice's Interview With A Vampire and all her books, thereafter, Chelsea Quinn Yarbo, L.A. Banks and so many other notable fantasy/paranormal authors, I have felt drawn to this subgenre of romance with a bit of magic and intrigue.

Today, Feb 20, my short story -- Into The Pride (Evernight Publishing) has hit the e-shelf. This gem of an idea started as a anthology submission call. A quick flash of a story that would feature an alpha shifter. At the same time, I was watching a documentary on a lion pride. There was my A-ha moment. I wanted to write about the dynasty of the Nuuba shifters. In a matter of weeks, I wrote about David and Starr.

"David Chastain has one mission—to avenge the death of the royal Nuuba Pride, a dynasty of lion shifters. Enemies abound in all forms. Could Starr, the sultry warrior-priestess who abruptly interrupts his life for a quest, be his mate for…

Into The Pride...The Nuuba Dynasty (Lion Shifter story)

Happy Romance Month!
Really I'm all for gifts and declarations of love on the 14th, but showing love, being in love, and celebrating love is a daily exercise. And a healthy, sexual appetite never hurts to keep the sizzle going.
Enjoy my Feb. 20 release--Into The Pride (The Nuuba Dynasty; lion shifter story)
David touched a teasing kiss on the corner of her mouth.
A cozy nest enveloped them under the softened shadows. Their private cocoon embraced all of his body’s wishes and his heart’s desires. The shadowy cover of the dark surroundings did a good job to hide the bulk-up of his muscles. The inner beast gifted him with heightened senses, power, and endurance. It retreated to its deep cavern that meshed with his soul. Time for him to man up, something he had no problem delivering on.
With his body stretching the limits of his clothes, all parts of him ached to be free. His biceps bulged to match the expansion of his chest, thighs, even his neck. The length of his shaft pressed agai…