Until The Sun Comes Up – Part 1

Some months ago, I introduced a new creative endeavor I dubbed “Storytime with CCJ”. I have unfortunately fallen off. Blah. But, with this first story, many of you wanted to be able to read about my Black vampires. I was making arrangements to make it available on Amazon, but… I changed my mine. I want to let…

New Gia’s Eve

* Please note – this is written with the strong assumption that you’ve read the Christmas with Gia short, as well as “The Truth” and “The Lies”. If not, this probably won’t make sense. Also, this is probably it for Gia and Manny, meaning I have no intention as of now of writing anything further for…

Recovery – a short story

  – Aurielle-  Just act casual. Just act casual. “Hey!” I called out, my voice falsely bright as I walked up to Dawn and Donovan, looking rather… cozy outside the entrance to The Creamery. It was a place Dawn frequented, according to her Instagram, and Donovan – Donnie – was frequently her date at the…

The Night Before Christmas Eve – A Serendipitous Short

Merry almost-Christmas! If you’re a fan of my Serendipitous Love series, please enjoy this self-contained short (it is NOT part of a larger story for Roman and Simone, just something fun for the holiday) about the holidays. (Missed Thanksgiving with Sean and Fallon? it’s located here – http://beingmrsjones.com/2015/11/happy-thanksgiving/) “How are you going to fall asleep on…

Happy Thanksgiving!

  “So you’re really about to move in with this man without a ring?” My face wrinkled into a confused scowl, even though I knew exactly what was happening.  My mother was happening. “This man is Sean, who I’m pretty sure you like more than you like me, and we moved in a month ago.…