Tongue Tied

"Cat got your tongue," Carolyn said with a chuckle. Meike shook her head. She got that a lot and had long grown to ignore it. It was the only response she had for quips such as "You don't talk much do you," or the ever fatal "You're a quiet one, huh". Today was one of…

Busy drafting!

It's been a while since I last updated; work and the holidays have kept me away. I've also buckled down and started getting serious with one of my books – the shapeshifter crime/mystery and yet to be named novel (it's a real work in progress). I can say for sure that I know how the…

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…