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Potion – Chapter 1 ( Fairy Tale Inspired YA paranormal)


Hansel and Gretel’s Story has just begun … and it’s no fairy tale Chapter 1 Eight Sprigs of Thyme   May 25, 2012 Lucas Jaeger didn’t dwell on the past, but sometimes sights and sounds or even smells triggered the willies that crept up his back. Like now. He took a breath, trying to analyze …

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New Fairy Tale Inspired YA Novel!


POTION  Hansel and Gretel’s story has just begun … and it’s no fairy tale. It’s been eight years since the wicked witch held Hansel Lucas Jaeger and his sister captive; they barely escaped with their lives. Now, a senior in high school, Lucas finally feels normal. But everything changes the day he sees his awkward, …

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Fairy Tale Inspired Short Story: Blueberry Eyes by Dorlana Vann


Blueberry Eyes by Dorlana Vann Her long auburn hair kept slipping from its desired position of behind her to in her face and into her cooking pot. When she finally had enough of pushing it back, she left her concoction to go pull it up. She frowned at the vague remembrance of herself as a …

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Hansel and Gretel Inspired Poem


Since I am working on a Hansel and Gretel novel, I thought I would post this Sestina that I wrote a while back while experimenting with poems and fairy tales. The sestina – words are repeated at the end of each line – was one of my favorite types of poems to write because it was such a …

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