The Hardest Questions

“Mom, why don’t I have a dad?” There it was, the one question many single parents dreaded hearing. For Yaela, this came at the worse time possible. Fortunately, she caught herself before the knife could amputate her fingertip. A red deeper than the brilliant mane trailing down her back dripped from her finger. She tucked…

Writing Excerpt #1

"Grandma, grandpa, your darling Laney has returned,” I screamed, arms outstretched and ready to be met with fanfare. Instead, I was met with a deafening silence. Where was everyone? From somewhere behind me my friend, Stacy, honked the horn. “Want me to wait a bit? Doesn’t look like no one’s home,” she hollered. I shook…

A new beginning

This is my first site, my first WordPress site, to be exact. Hello, world! My name is Chelsea and I am a writer, artist, bibliophile, audiophile, and devourer of all things strange and unusual. I have two books planned, one an urban fantasy and crime drama, in which most of the cast are shapeshifters. It…