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When I first started writing stories as a kid, I would have never guessed that I’d be sitting here with completed titles to share with people around the world so easily. Inkitt has given me an opportunity I never thought was possible: feedback from the world for free! Working on these stories has led to some incredible experiences since I joined their community in October 2018. I have received some great comments and criticism that has helped me grow as a writer. I hope to see these titles in print one day through their reader-based publishing. Check out my featured titles below for free.

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October 20, 2018

As a child, Mary saw her twin sister abducted from their room, leaving her to wonder why she had been left behind. Years later, her family home was burned to the ground with her parents inside. Thirsty for revenge and answers, she is haunted by a reality she does not want to face. Vampires stole her life, but was she one of them? The medicine her father made her take for years seems to confirm that, but how can she be a vampire when she walks around during the day? Half a world away, Mara has only known the world inside the walls of a castle. While treated as royalty, her only confidant is her emotionless mentor that hardly speaks. Coming into her own as a woman has enough challenges, but no one told her about the lapse in memory and monstrous bipolar episodes. If the Empress of Darkness will make things even out, she would happily give up the struggle, but what cost will she pay to be free of her misery? Can Mary find Mara in time to save her from a fate worse than death, or will Mara's light be smothered under the shadow of Darkness? Who will prevail: the Day or the Night?

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November 02, 2018

Akiko and her father, Karura, have been forced to live as mortals as they hide from the one's responsible for the mark on her head. Aging slower than humans leaves Akiko stuck in high school, doomed to repeat the cycle after every graduation. Unable to talk about the burden on her shoulders, she feels isolated, wondering if she will follow her mother's fate. Before bitterness can claim her heart, Kazuki enters their lives, a mysterious soul with memories of countless lives. When they aren't taking out oni and spirits plaguing Akiko, they form a friendship that inspires her to hope this nightmare might end one day. However, when the Judge of the Dead's son checks on Kazuki, Karura and Akiko realize their savior might be in need of saving himself? Perhaps the power Akiko has been unable to reach can save them all...

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July 16, 2019

Samuel Watson believes his existence is insignificant. Abandoned as an infant, he grew up alone most of his short life. Avoided by his peers because of his strange eyes, and overlooked by adults for being too quiet, his only solace is in sleep. He resolves to stick to his societal obligations, embracing a life of isolation. Some people are just meant to be alone, or at least, that’s what he thought. An unexpected turn of events rips the seventeen-year-old from his placid life into a world of exhilarating impossibilities. The Sun rises in the south. Water always flows north. Gods exist - living among the people - and magic is a typical part of life. Despite its amazing appearance, a darkness is slowly swallowing this world of fantastic wonders, and an old mystic says that Samuel is meant to find out how to stop it. Even with two, powerful companions backing him up, how can one hermit of a teenager alter the fate of a land he hardly understands? What light can Aurora shine into his lonely spirit?

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