Requiem for Darkness
Requiem Chronicles: Book One
By Tara Shuler
Copyright 2011 Tara Shuler, All Rights Reserved
Sharon Hall stood before the altar she had erected in her basement, a bowl of flaming liquid dancing brightly before her. She closed her eyes, and breathed deeply of the intense fumes, relishing their power. The smoky herbs burned her eyes and throat, but they strengthened her.
The summoning spell would bring forth a servant of Satan – one who would, she hoped, allow her to bargain for stronger powers. Sharon had always been a weak witch, much to the dismay of her parents. The fact that she’d married a human was even more of a disappointment to them.