Once Upon a Time ⋅

Using this account to share my stories. I have another account for journals. Each story's synopsis can be found under the book's 'description' tab. I do mostly romantic suspense. 🌸

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“I can tell you now,” Angela said one evening after she had a few beers after a long day with the fugitive task force. “Tell me what?” I asked. She smiled as she stretched out comfortably in her ...


Kamala walked into the room. I yawned and began to rise from my nap. What was that heavy thing on my wrist? I sat up and inspected it. Handcuffs. What the fuck? Kamala took a key from her pocket ...


Something was being wrapped around my wrist. Was I dreaming? But the feeling felt so real to be just a dream. More tugging on my wrist. I peeled my sleepy eyes open. The small bedroom was still d...


I was alive but not living. The accident definitely caused me to be more than just forgetful. Notes were plastered around the boat to remind me of the simplest things that most old people wouldn’...


Angela pulled out of the parking lot and headed to her place, a place I thought would be a condo or a house that she lived in by herself. I didn’t say a word the whole ride, ignoring her attempts...


For a time I lay suspended between consciousness and blessed nothingness. My mind and body worked against each other. My body wanted to return to life, but my mind wanted to remain in that wonder...


Five years passed since I moved to San Francisco. My marriage to Michelle was beyond anything I could’ve ever imagined in my wildest fantasies. If my life wasn’t perfect, then it was damn close. ...


Barely a year after moving in with Michelle, we decided to tie the knot. We opted for a small wedding with just our closest friends and a few coworkers. I didn’t have any family anyway, and most ...


As time passed, things between Michelle and I turned serious enough that I moved in with her. I loved making her home my own. She had a beautiful two-bedroom condo near the beach. It was modern a...


July 11, 2017

A Date in Someone Else's Lady

“I didn’t realize you were a hostage survivor.” I turned around to face the voice I heard behind me. Michelle looked totally hot in a whole new way today. Normally she wore jeans and T-shirts wit...


July 10, 2017

Michelle in Someone Else's Lady

After calling her a bitch in German, I didn’t see Angela for sometime. Regardless of her appearance, this was probably a good thing because she was rather intimidating and I got the distinct sens...


July 08, 2017

A Bad Day in Someone Else's Lady

About a week later I woke up one morning and knew it wasn’t going to be a very good day. It was just one of those feelings, that sense of knowing, that made me wish I could crawl back under the c...


After Easton had been shot, law enforcement ushered everyone out of the bank. The next several moments seemed to happen in slow motion, like one big blur of commotion. People were shouting, peopl...


July 06, 2017

Hostage in Someone Else's Lady

I was on my way to the bank the next day when I was remembering meeting Angela Neumann the day before. Marshal Neumann had a bit of a gruff exterior to her, but there was something about the 37-y...


July 03, 2017

Angela in Someone Else's Lady

Working for the police department would become a slow thing. It wasn’t something that happen overnight. I kept my office job for a while and slowly morphed into the police sketch artist I never i...


July 02, 2017

Jacques in Someone Else's Lady

The more Orson realized I sometimes knew the unknown, and that I could also draw fairly well, the more excited he was at the idea of introducing me to a few cops he knew. He believed they could u...


July 01, 2017

Change in Someone Else's Lady

I’m Jamie, a 30-year-old Jill of many trades. To describe myself, I’ve got green eyes, light blond hair, and I’m 5’ 1” tall. Originally from Arizona, I now reside in San Francisco. It’s quite dif...


June 29, 2017

Epilogue in Digital Confessions

She gazed out the window at the vast ocean and watched the waves gently lap at the shore. A chill made her shutter and she pulled her sweater more tightly around her. She looked to the far right...


June 29, 2017

23 in Digital Confessions

“We all have two lives,” Melina said to Nara late that night as they lay huddled together in bed with the covers tucked snuggly around them. “Huh?” Nara said in a voice that was full of more emot...


June 29, 2017

22 in Digital Confessions

Melina watched, terrified, as the SUV that looked like Lissi’s slowly approached the diner she stood waiting in until Nara could rescue her. Closer and closer it came. But then suddenly it swung ...


June 29, 2017

21 in Digital Confessions

Melina managed to get out of sex that night by turning in a little early, complaining that she didn’t feel well. She pretended to be asleep when she heard Lissi enter the bedroom. She felt her sk...


June 29, 2017

20 in Digital Confessions

Melina awoke the next morning a few minutes before the alarm clock went off. The room was awash in bright sunlight as early as it was being that it was the peak of summer. She lay still, listenin...


June 28, 2017

19 in Digital Confessions

Melina hated it. She just hated it when she and Lissi and Nara headed up to the northern region every other week to gather more crap to sell at the store. But she wasn’t about to spend the entire...


June 28, 2017

18 in Digital Confessions

The woman raised the gun and fired a round of bullets at the guy who was cowering in fear before her, begging for his life and promising the woman the world in exchange for it. But Lissi wasn’t p...


June 28, 2017

17 in Digital Confessions

Melina lay dead still in the double bed in the spare bedroom of Lissi’s house. She stared blindly at the window, unable to see the beautiful sunny day that lay beyond it. She was too numb with gr...


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