murdering her family. Now, he is forced to live his days as a slave
to the sun, plagued with a constant thirst for blood, and an
immortality without love.
eve of her wedding, captured by the count for her beauty.
became an adult. She loves nothing more than to create a setting to
share with the world. She has a supportive husband of fifteen years
and two children. She also co-writes with her sister under the name
has been creating stories since she could hold a pen, preferring to
construct her own bedtime tales instead of reading the titles in her
bookshelves. A multi-genre author, Alyssa currently writes Historical
romance, Paranormal/Urban Fantasy romance, Contemporary romance,
Horror/Thriller, and Dark romance. She thoroughly enjoys strong
heroines and often laughs aloud when imagining conversations between
and a concentration in French literature. Currently she resides in
Northern California with her blended family, where she works
full-time at a chocolate factory.
of her favorite diversions is fabricating stories about strangers
surrounding her on public transportation. Alyssa can often be found
madly scribbling notes on a train or daydreaming out the window as
the scenery whips past.
circus tent, a vampire’s cove, or a romantic getaway, that take
readers to eclectic places and experiences. She has published “Bully”
in Through Their Eyes Anthology, “Aftershock” in War Cry,
“Plum Secrets” in Madame Scarlet’s Carnival, “Vive
la Resistance in Deadly World: Vampires in Paris, and “Crazy
About Her” in Crazy About Love. Her first novella, Kaleidoscope,
releases February 15, 2018. Her novella Baby Blues releases August
15, 2018. She has been a newspaper journalist, magazine writer, and
college professor. Delude has a MFA in Writing. She lives in New
Hampshire, USA with her husband of forty-four years. They have four
married children and nine grandchildren.
fantasy series. The Rise of the Temple Gods fantasy series. And a
stand-alone sci-fi novel, The Indoctrination.
towards her PhD. She wrote her first short story at the age of
fifteen and grew up with an equally great love of both classical
literature and speculative fiction.
London, and most recently, Dublin. When not immersed in words of her
own creation or studies, you’ll find her traveling to mythical sites
and Game of Thrones filming locations.
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