THE HISTORY OF STARLIGHT

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GONE WITH THE WIND x ALADDIN

 

This is the story of the battle against oblivion. It begins with a girl, long ago. 

Jerusalem, 978 BCE. A reckless princess and surly warrior-scribe must secure their nation's legacy in a world bursting with rebellions and betrayals.

Novel - Historical Fiction

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THE VOICE OF THE PRAIRIE

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THE FOUR WINDS x UPROOTED

 

Oklahoma, 1893. High Noon.

It's still the wild west. The world is hot, lawless, barren. So Minnie will just create her own world, alone.

But, a Native woman from the past murmurs her story into the earth. And Minnie hears the voice of the land.

A story about memory and perception, isolation versus community, sanity and forgiveness, a search for home and for land. And of course, there’s a sexy cowboy.

Based on the true story of Laura's grandmother's grandmother.

Novel - Historical Fiction, Fabulist

BLUE BEYOND THE SEA

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THE BARON IN THE TREES with MEDIEVAL WOMEN ILLUMINATORS

Short Story, 10,000 words - Historical Fiction, Fabulist, Literary 

Though a woman of water, legendary Edigna of France hears the voice of a linden tree. She flees an arranged marriage, creating a home in the boughs of a tree. A story of love and art, of magic and the power of calling.

A DICTIONARY OF EMOTION: a memoir

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Memoir  

 

WINTERING x Toxic Positivity

An exploration of emotional intelligence, through moments in Laura's life. Marriage, parenting,  spirituality. Interviews and research alongside a narrative journey of moderating wayward, expansive emotions. 

SUGAR IN THE WILDWOOD

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Early Middle Grade - Fantasy

A SONG FOR A WHALE +

THE PRINCESS IN BLACK + SNOW & ROSE

Sisters Hava and Ariella will fight that dragon and solve that riddle and defeat that annoying wizard and find their parents--

 

BEEP BEEP BEEP.

 

Oh no, but first -- Hava must gulp down some sparkling sugar dust. Or die. Because she's a Type One Diabetic.

 

A novel of magic and bravery, of perseverance and the overwhelming, powerful love between sisters

TRIBAL ELEMENTS novellas

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Drafting novellas for supporting characters in the world of THE HISTORY OF STARLIGHT.

 

Currently drafting Bina, Carmiya, and Ximen. There's sailing and secrets and journeys. Outlining Neriah and Benaiah's adventures, with Benaiah's story potentially a novel-length prequel. 

Novellas - Historical Fiction

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a WALKIE-TALKIE story

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Short Story ​- Historical Fiction, Fabulist

Just dreaming up and putting the pieces together.

 

1950s. There are walkie-talkies. It's hot and dusty.  And two people, very alone.