Anything Goes

Anything Goes was recently released on Amazon in paperback and the Kindle version just went live today. I have a short story in this wonderful anthology collection called “Miss Elleanora’s Boarding School of Buried Dreams.” The collection is full of amazing writers from all over the world, and all the stories are as unique as their writers. It was an amazing year long process and we are all so thrilled that it is finally released and available for the world to see. 

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A CHANGE OF LUCK – by Angel Cox

Can luck outwit fate, or are they both intertwined so that they are really one? One or the other may just save your life.

HARVEST – by T.D. Harvey 

When summer turns to autumn, the harvest must begin. The horse and plough are not the only essentials, and the yield is more than expected.

DEFEND WITH HONOUR – by Anthony Hulse

 A leading barrister’s life has horrifying consequences when he purposely misrepresents his client.

COMPATIBLE – by Bryan Holland

A teenager wakes up in an unfamiliar place and discovers she’s been the victim of secret experiments.

MISS ELLEANORA’S BOARDING SCHOOL OF BURIED DREAMS- by Chasity Nicole (Me)

Sending a problematic child to a boarding school may not be the best thing to do. You never know if the child is the monster, or if the head mistress of the school is a monster.Nor what may lay beneath the school, itself.

NIGHT – by Dae O’Keagan 

A dark Spring thunderstorm accompanies the arrival of shadow-creatures of the night. What will they bring?

BILLIE – by E.W.Morrison

Can Brian’s love save his older sister, Billie, from self-destruction.

THE LYCANTHROPE – by Fatima Stephens

A psychic finds herself locked up and out of place in an asylum for the criminally insane. When a new inmate arrives, diagnosed with lycanthropy, things take an unexpected turn.

MY NAME IS PEDRO – by Gail D. Villanueva

Pedro is a tikbalang,a half-man, half-horse known to have a penchant for lying and mischief. He moves to the city to start anew, and becomes friends with the unlikeliest beings. Soon, Pedro’s past begins to catch up with him, making him wonder if he could ever escape his tikbalang nature — a deceiving creature who spends lifetimes alone, friendless.

DAD WAS OUT TO RUIN MYLIFE – by Gene La Viness

A country boy’s life becomes more complicated than he could imagine when his family moves to town.

 NEUROLOGY ICU – by Krishna Sarma

What could squeeze the heart of an old man suffering from neuro problems more than watching his granddaughter’s demise?

WATCHING AIMEE – by Laura Matheson

Warrior Mage Kat Maynard is used to dealing with fear demons and bog fiends, so when her boss asks her to take a simple babysitting job, she’s not overly impressed. But watching Aimee may well be Kat’s toughest job yet.

ONCE UPON A PROMISE – by Lynn Mohney It is not enchanting to be the assistant to a baker dwarf; however, there is plenty of time to dream about the soldiers who only search by moonlight.

THE PLACENTITY – by Lynn van Lier

Mayan is an attractive,fashionable athletic woman.  She has a burgeoning career and a plan for motherhood, but she never could have expected the Placentity. 

THE TOBITSU OF SAWA’KO (A FOLKLORE RETOLD) –  by M.M. Schill (Maggie May Schill Szesny)

Deep in the red muck of the Sawa’ko badlands, tragedy finds its way to the Tobitsu family’s humble little shack. A mysterious illness strikes at the Tobitsu matron, threatening to tear the entire family apart; unless they can  remember the subtle magics that bind them to each other. 

NATURAL STATE – by Wayne Hills (Miguel A. Rueda.)

On a cold winter’s morning, a lonely veterinary student encounters a deer in the road on his way to school. His attempt to save the beautiful creature has a profound effect on his future, and his sanity.

RATTPOCALYPSE – by Nadeem James From the ashes of the Apocalypse a new dominant species has arisen. Their quiet life may be doomed though, now that the ravenous undead look to devour them.

WHO AM I? – by Pamala A. Williams  What if you discovered your really weren’t who you thought you were?

DISSOLUTION – by Robert Breen

A young scientist discovers that her research is connected to the waves of death and destruction surging across the globe. Can she stop the chaos before the whole world unravels? Or will she unravel first?

TIME PERIOD – by Sanjaya Kumar Mishra

When a young girl confronts the announcement of her impending end by force unknown, she races back home in search of her destiny.  

PATH OF DESTRUCTION – by Tiffany Hager

Andie struggled in life, but she felt her luck was looking up when she landed a stable job. Then she met the boss from Hell, Sean. Can Andie survive his anger or strange requests?

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You can hear some of the authors reading excerpts from their stories here Anything Goes Readings

Anything Goes Paperback

Anything Goes Kindle

Miss Elleanora’s Boarding School of Buried Dreams

Miss Elleanora’s Boarding School of Buried Dreams featured in Anything Goes. Anything Goes features many brilliant authors and will be coming soon. I don’t have a set release date but as soon as I know I will post an update here.

Anything Goes has now been published. Check it out https://www.createspace.com/4867763

A Ghostly Haunting Reading

A brief reading of my short story A Ghostly Haunting that is to be featured in Sins of the Past, coming soon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sc80LiKkG14&feature=youtu.be

At this point we do not have a set release date for Sins of the Past but it is coming soon. Once we have a set release date I will post the date to let everyone know. For now you can check back here for updates as soon I will be sharing all of our banners  and taglines on here. 

Also you can keep updated by visiting https://www.facebook.com/AuthorChasityNicole as I will share updates on there as well.

Why I’ve Been MIA

I know I haven’t posted all too many blogs here lately but things in my life got super busy. I’ve had little time to write even, which I’m slowly making the time for now. This blog is just to let you know that I’m still here, and I’m still writing, I’ve just added a few extra things into my daily life that have made things a bit chaotic at best. Here’s what’s been going on.

On March 13, 2014, I got engaged to the greatest guy I could ever have asked for. He is my other half, and actually the male version of myself. Except he’s a gamer and I’m more of a reader.

A few weeks ago I started working on Author Misti Blake’s book cover for her upcoming novel. The book cover is still in progress as there are several things that need to be moved and re-edited on the cover. Awesome book covers don’t happen in a day, sadly.

My mom decided to start helping the Southern Breeze Band with some promotional stuff, and I joined in and started helping her with some really cool graphics. I love doing these sort of things. Graphics help when I’m having mega writer’s block, so it’s a win-win in my book. 

I’ve also decided to really start making book covers for other authors, and me and my mom are in the process of drafting up a website for promotional purposes. For photography, book covers, and band promotions, plus graphic art. This is still also a start process so it will take some time before I share the link to a website.

Lastly, Sins of the Past, is nearing a publishing stage as we are creating awesome banners for each of our stories and working on everything else that needs to happen before a publication. All the background stuff that most readers never see, but it is a vital process in making sure the book is known before it’s release and that we have everything ready to have an awesome book out there for the readers. And trust me, it is an awesome book, each story is amazing and each one is scarier than the next. 

I’ll post periodic updates on the band, promotion website, Misti’s book cover, and Sins of the Past, as things progress or a published version is ready. But this gives you a look into my life over the last few months 🙂

(Flash Fiction) “Esmeralda Grunch and the Red Tulip”

I love stories about sprites and fairies and things of the like. Debbie has a wonderful way with words and I enjoy reading short stories by her.

Writer Block

Esmeralda Grunch and the Red Tulip
by Debbie Manber Kupfer
Esmeralda Grunch opened her eyes and stretched. She reached up and tugged apart the crimson petals above her head and gazed out at the sunrise.
“Ouch,” screeched the Tulip, “what did you have to do that for? I’ll open up in a little if you just wait for the sun to come out.”
But Esmerelda couldn’t wait. She pushed her way up through the deep red petals and out into the cool morning air. She breathed deeply and let the first rays of the sun touch her tiny gossamer wings. She flew down to the pond, where she gazed at her reflection, satisfied. She was a very fetching flower sprite even if she said so herself, with deep red hair that matched her tulip and a scarlet dress that sparkled in the early morning rays.
The Tulip rearranged its petals…

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