“I swear Simon, come closer, and I’ll stab you.” I was hysterical, my clammy fist, grasping the wood of the sharp, pronged wine-opener, was shaking uncontrollably.
Simon was barely two arms lengths away from me. In a blur of movement, he had my wrist in his grip, the weapon falling uselessly to the floor, his other arm wrapping around my chest in a powerful embrace. “Ughh!” I exhaled, the air forced out of my lungs violently.
His lips caressed my ear as he growled coldly. “Didn’t Gavrik tell you? We’ve trained in Krav Maga together for the past ten years. There’s nothing you could have done to me, Avalina.” I felt his heart pump rapidly beneath his chest, despite his calmly spoken words. His heated breath seemed to scorch my skin as he pressed his lips against my jugular. He kissed me, sucking so voraciously, I knew it would leave a bruise.
I struggled against him. “Leave me alone. You heard von Richter, I’m remaining with Sabine and you have no authority here!” His hold tightened on me and he suddenly ripped me around to face him, my lips inches from his. Like Gav, he was tall and his sheer physicality was paralyzing. His eyes crinkled at the sides with humor and he chuckled. “Authority? You’re kidding yourself, woman… I don’t need authority for anything. Werner’s an idiot. He’s simply a pawn in this game. I don’t need his or anyone’s approval to do what I want to do. And sugar, right now what I want to do is you.” He licked my ear roughly. He actually licked my ear! Handsome and dangerous, he could have been a perfect villain in a bad play.
“Simon!” I pushed back against him and knew instantly that I had made a mistake. I initiated a physical response, and he countered. He pressed his front against me, and the unmistakable hard eagerness of his member surged up against my lower half. Oh God, I was turning him on. Every time I struggled against him, it excited him. I needed to stop. I went limp instead, but he seemed to anticipate that move. He lifted me with his powerful arms and pressed his mouth against mine, forcing me to open. “Don’t,” I mumbled through the kiss, “I’ll bite down!” I warned. But he penetrated my soft lips, charging in with passionate and expert licks, coddling and coaxing my tongue to play with his. I pushed against him, too scared to actually clamp down and hurt him.
He pulled away, breathless.“You want to bite me, sweetness, then do it!” He forced himself on me again, sucking all my air out. My nostrils flared in response. To my horror, the heat in my belly rose and moisture pooled in my panties. His large palm had cupped my bottom and with his other hand, he began to wrestle with my breast harshly. “Ava!” he whispered feverishly, covering my mouth whole. Suddenly, I tasted a sharp tang. My God, he’d bitten down on his own tongue! Our mouths flooded with his blood and I thought I was going to gag, the sweet metallic taste assaulting my taste buds with a savage tingle I’d never experienced before. He continued to kiss me forcefully, yet unhurried, groaning and seemingly oblivious to the sting of his wound, as he crushed our bodies together as if trying to devour me whole.
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A reviewer asked me to provide an excerpt from the book, so here’s one, in case you’re curious to peer deeper inside! ;0)
The door opened and the woman, Adrasthea, walked in, peering down at me imperiously. “We need to leave now, Magdalena. You’re no longer safe here.”
I put down my teacup in shock. “What happened? Did something happen to Arik?”
Confusion registered on her face. “No, nothing happened to him. He’s fine, but he asked me to take you with him and we need to be quick about it.”
I stood up. “I’m not going anywhere until I get an explanation. What is he, Adrasthea? Are you all vampires?” I spoke in a trembling whisper, realizing I’d stumbled into the lair of these vicious creatures.
She eyed me with disdain. “Vampires?” She laughed coldly. “No, dear human child, we’re not vampires. But I don’t have time for a long explanation. We have to leave, right now.”
Just as she said that, a soft knock at the door had us both turning around. When Cecílie walked in with the young boy I’d seen before, I could swear that Adrasthea seemed relieved. I grabbed my neck subconsciously just as she turned to face me again. She eyed me coldly and then reached out to me, but I stepped back. “Let me see,” she said, sounding almost kind.
I scrutinized her expression. If she was a vampire too then there wasn’t much I could deny her. She reached for the bandages wrapped around my neck and pulled them off. When the wound was exposed, she hissed, “By Ya’u, what the hell did he do to you?”
I wrapped my neck back up gingerly. “Why, what is it? Is something wrong? It doesn’t hurt.”
She gazed at me and laughed, a nasty expression on her face. “No, but it’s usually clean and quite appealing, like two elegant puncture wounds. With you …” and she squinted at me jealously, “it looks like he wanted to eat you.”
Italy goes with coffee, like New York goes with cheesecake and Chicago…you guessed it, with pizza! You see I love coffee!! It’s dark, sultry, deliciously hot or sexy cool, like the men Bella encounters after she wakes up in Italy without any memory of who she is. When she is meets intense, seductive Dr. Giacomo Stratta who is clearly a tempting, steamy cup of delicious man, she may have found what she actually needs to heal herself.
All I shall do is wet your lips in eager anticipation. Publishing timeframe: December 2016.
New Book: Bloodreign I – Kingdom of Swords
Since time immemorial, they have been among us. Fierce creatures with a lust for human blood and an insatiable desire for human flesh. To fornicate brings the highest pleasure, to beget the deepest satisfaction. But what they cannot foresee, although it was foretold, is that one of them will arise among the many and cleanse the earth of their original sin. I was caught in this struggle. I was loved and with this love, almost destroyed. This is my story, this was my beginning.
I am currently preparing to work on book two of my Bloodreign series. This second book is going to be even darker and more brooding as we go through the transformation of the protagonist, from youth to full grown male. I needed to delve deeper into myself, to call upon more raw emotions, more painful feelings and more sexual aggression. I found a great artist/dj who perfectly expresses my feelings – anger, frustration, powerlessness, lust. Here are some tracks.
I will let you know when Book I is available for reading. I hope you enjoy this new series!
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Playing With Sunlight – Book One of Seductive Light
Recent graduate Ava Polovec is stressed by her indecisiveness. Find a job, start her Ph.D? Putting off her plans for as long as possible seems like a good third option. Her life takes a surprising turn after a chance meeting with a handsome stranger who may prove too diverting to keep her focused on her own goals. She is swept up in a romantic and erotically charged liaison with the seemingly perfect man. Could he be the perfect match for her as he claims?