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And it’s a guest! From the Vampires of the World bundle! Where we get to the origins of the legend, Transylvania itself! Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Kari Kilgore!

Where do you live and write from?

I live in my native Appalachian Mountains in Virginia, though I grew up and have lived all over the place. Our house is at the end of a long dirt road on 250 forested acres, with dogs, cats, and wildlife my husband Jason Adams and I are better off not knowing too much about.

Why do you write?

The truest answer is so I can find out what happens. Once a what if… takes root in my mind, some part of me can’t rest until I know how it turns out. It really is a turbocharged form of reading.

When did you start writing?

I remember telling myself elaborate stories when I was…

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Live Writes at the Bistro

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Tonight the Live Write fun starts at the Bistro – and Jonathan Harvey and I will be on at 9pm Central/10pm Eastern for our hour!

What is a live write? It’s where two authors take turns writing a very short story LIVE. The twist? We’re given an image to base our story off of AND a mystery genre. That’s right – we may not be writing humor OR vampires. We might get romance, post apocalyptic, sci-fi, or even noir!

So join us on Facebook and see what weirdness we come up with!

Look forward to seeing you there!

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FREE: Verchiel: Never-Ending Question


Verchiel wakes up in an unfamiliar room with a busty woman standing over him. He can’t recall who she is – or even who he is – let alone how he’s become an immortal blood drinker. As he tries to discover the answers, he must also learn to control his blood lust or fight an entire village of panicked people.

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It’s Verchiel’s origin story! Or, at least what he remembers of it…


Ahab’s Daughter available for pre-order!


Ahab’s Daughter by the talented Ron Vitale is now available for pre-order! Not only does it have an awesome cover, but it sounds good, too!

Ever wonder what happened after Herman Melville’s classic Moby Dick?
Captain Ahab’s daughter refuses to let her brother be lost to the sea’s call and the mysteries of their father’s stories.
Determined, Morgan tracks down Ishmael and convinces him to help her on a quest to find and bring back her brother who searches for the fabled island of nightmares.
When Morgan and Ishmael are captured by mercenaries far out at sea, they convince their captors to head to the island of nightmares where there are rumored to be riches beyond imagination.
Once on the island, Morgan’s hopes are dashed as members of the crew disappear one by one as the true secret behind the island’s raw natural power is revealed. Can Morgan and the others escape, or is there some darker power trapping them there for its own fearsome purpose? If Morgan has a say, she’ll fight through a labyrinth of horrors to survive, but maybe that won’t be enough…


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Lisiantha Now Free on Amazon!

The holiday romance everyone (okay a few people) asked for is now free on Amazon! Hurray!


Lisiantha runs away from her rural coven, but fifty years later, after a nasty breakup, she comes crawling back, her fledgling in tow. Dreading a run in with her ex, Josh, she soon has more important things to worry about. Her master made a mistake and now a warring coven wants her blood. Can she find a way to save her – and maybe save herself in the process? Even vampires enjoy a Hallmark-style Christmas special.


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It’s Coming….


Author Live Reads


I will be doing a live reading on Friday, August 18th, at 8pm Eastern/7 Central in Book Born. It’s going to be  alot of fun BUT, before I can read, I need to know WHAT you want to hear from me. That means it’s poll time!

Thanks for your input and hope to see you on the 18th!


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