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The Darkest Night Pt. 3

part one here part two here *** “I was going to take a walk in about an hour,” Sarah told me as we were cleaning up. I rinsed my mug and placed it on the top rack of the dishwasher. “Oh?” “Would you care to join me? I wanted to run out and check on…


“The Darkest Night” Part 2

My short story from the Holiday Collection, Part 2. Read Part 1 HERE The Darkest Night I followed the Mayor’s wife out of town. The icy road curved steeply upwards for what felt like miles as I slowly tailed her little sports car. It wasn’t snowing again—yet. But in between the Christmas songs on the…


The Darkest Night – From The Eclective’s “Holiday Collection”

It’s December.  For me (this year), it means STRESS.  On top of the full-time job, I’m inundated with formatting jobs.  I just finished a book that will be published (hopefully) before the end of the year.  I’ve not done ANY xmas shopping, and I’m wondering when I’ll find the time… But, December also means something…


Heather’s 2011 Samhain Blog Tour!

Well, my schedule is official! I’ve been busy busy lately getting posts together for the blog tour.  I’ve also been hired for several freelance formatting job, so that’s kept me busy too.  Plus, trying to fit in my OWN writing time to finish this YA novel that’s kicking my butt. Anywho! I present to you,…


Excerpt from “The Temple”

An excerpt from my novel “The Temple”–FIVE 5 star ratings at Amazon! I woke to darkness and cat fur weighing heavily on my head.  Addie purred lovingly in my ear, her claws kneading my scalp in ecstasy.  Mumbling incoherent curses at her, I pushed myself up on my elbows, cackling evilly as she slid from…


New FREE short story “The House”

The House by Heather Marie Adkins Susan is appalled when she moves back home after college to find her parents are packing the family off to Florida–to her Gran’s empty ancestral home. The place is a mess, but it goes beyond the aesthetic–there is something even more frightening in the house than they ever imagined,…


Ipad2 Giveaway Details July 8-15

The Rules are Simple: Visit www.ebookdealofday.com and “Follow “the blog, then visit the Facebook Page and “Like” it–this gains you 1 entry to the drawing.  Then, if you purchase one of the $2.99 books below and send the receipt to authorgiveaway@gmail.com, you get an extra 10 entries. No purchase necessary. The winner will be chosen…


This is it!

THE NOVEL IS LIVE!! It’s only a first edition, because the real cover wasn’t done on time.  My sister is going to do a lovely watercolor for me, so that will replace this one eventually.  Until that time, I just had to do it.  I couldn’t wait any longer to put it out there. The…


I’m published!

My short story, Underneath, is up and ready for download at Smashwords! Initially, I’d wanted to offer it for free at BN and Amazon – obviously.  They’re the two major retailers of ebooks.  Unfortunately, neither one allows for an author to offer their ebook for free.  According to some research I did, it’s possible that…


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