Eden Laroux was born on November 27, 1978, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to a father who was a butcher and a mother who was a florist.
Her mother, originally from Saint-Emilion in France, migrated to the US to become a textile worker.
Eden Laroux was born as Emilia Domini. She had an elder brother, Calvin, and has a sister named Philomena.
Her father, a second-generation Italian immigrant, left Emilia’s mother for a laundrywoman, who was also of Italian descent. He was a gambler and an alcoholic. It was learned later that he not only stole money from his employer, but also left the family with gambling debts to settle.
Eden was 14 at the time, and the experience of being abandoned and deceived seared into her memory – a theme which showed up in most of her early literary works – sad poems and essays--and in her college years, short stories for various creative writing classes.
Eden's brother Calvin chose to leave his own studies and worked odd jobs to supplement their mother’s income, which was obscenely meager, after their father left.
Despite financial difficulties, Calvin pushed Eden to work for a degree, and through his and other people’s help, she was able to get a scholarship to attend college and study English Literature.
Three weeks after Eden's graduation, Calvin - a closeted homosexual - was killed in a freak accident at work (stabbed by his partner in the middle of a long drive for an out-of-town furniture delivery). He had “come out” only to Eden. He and Eden had been very close, owing to their father’s leaving and their mother becoming undone and distraught.
Philomena, Eden's younger sister, is the family’s joy and the family’s artist. While her formal training is in business (she is currently studying for a degree in finance and strategic management), she nevertheless finds time to also dabble in the visual arts – as a potter, painter, and, of late, as a furniture designer.
Emilia chose to write under her mother’s name, Eden, as a tribute both to her mother's unconditional love and for her strength to overcome an enormous challenge of raising a family – all on her own.
A Glimpse of the Dark Side: Adult Paranormal Erotic Romance Collection
MEET PEOPLE IN YOUR WALK TO THE DARK SIDE... Jan is a psychic who can talk to the dead -- but really, who wants to? Secret is a Nightwalker stalked by a charismatic vampire. Simon falls in love with a psychiatrist who’ll think he’s insane if he tells her he’s a fallen angel. Ralph is an empath who falls in love with a dying woman. While Meg falls for her charge’s fae friend.
When True Hearts Join: Eternally Soul Mates Complete
Catherine Fields does not meddle with anything that concerns magic – well, not always. She is, then, forced by the High Council of Magickals to search for a lost wizard named Anthony Reynolds. Anthony is a reclusive billionaire who has the gift of foresight. He knows that a girl with green eyes is coming for him. But what will she really bring - death, or a new life? And then they kissed…
When Passion Burns: Eternally Soul Mates 4
It is total chaos. The High Council is recovering from Adeline’s dissension, Magickals are up in magical arms against demons from hell portals, and Anthony and Catherine travel across the globe in search of a power that will help them destroy D’Vall. As Anthony tries to prove himself more than the evil warlock’s son, D’Vall is after Catherine—he WILL devour her in order to destroy his son!
When Hearts Bleed: Eternally Soul Mates 3
Anthony is made to forget about Catherine to become a sex slave to Adeline. Catherine finds a way to free him, but she has to forgive him for the memories of him enjoying sex with the traitor. Anthony struggles from guilt. How can he make her forgive him when what he did is unforgivable? Meanwhile, the darkness is slowly gaining and it’s just a matter of time before it comes after their families….
When Lovers Touch: Eternally Soul Mates 2
Catherine and Anthony are hand-fasted after their discovery of their true nature as True Soul Mates. But their happiness is cut short when the High Council of Magickals tells them of an unknown and ominous danger whom seers have seen in their divination for a time now. But the darkness is among them, and it is the eternal lovers that are going to be under attacked by a traitor within their midst…
When Soul Mates Kiss (Eternally Soul Mates 1)
Catherine is a young witch in a mission to find a lost wizard who needs to know about his identity and powers. Elusive billionaire Anthony Reynolds lives in his private mansion with his persistent dreams. His gift of foresight tells him a beautiful woman is bound to appear in his future. While the Magickals wait for their True Soul Mates to remember and save them from the darkness that is coming…
January Morrison Files : The Complete Psychic Series
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This is the complete journey of January and Ashton's romance as they solve several crimes that involves ghosts while tackling the intricacies of their love and life. Here is the complete book of January Morrison Files, Psychic Series.
Titles included in this book are The Missing Link, The Matchmaker's Strings, The Black Horizon, Horizon's Wake, and Terrible Angels.
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Questions and Whispers : The Whispering 2
Meg finds out her new guest can not only drink tea but eat as well. With food in the house needed for three living things, they went to the town to go shopping. Tony crafts an e-mail to send to the author of his book in hopes to get answers about the process that created Bruce. In the prison that holds Tony's abusive father, there is another Whispering Thing, plotting for Buffliro’s escape….
Seeing Is Believing (The Whispering 1)
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Foster parent Meg Suther’s new foster child Tony has an odd quirk. He talks to an imaginary friend. However it turns out the friend exists. Bruce is a friend to Tony and is the father figure Tony wishes he had. Meg innocently reads the spell from Tony’s book and sees Bruce, too. After being convinced he was good and meant no harm, she lets him stay. While Tony plots to set them up together.
Terrible Angels : January Morrison Files, Psychic Series 5
January and Ash go separate ways...but life and death have other plans.Before long they are forced together by a series of bizarre murders in which January’s psychic abilities once again pull her into the middle of the investigation.Soon,she and Ash are at the center of the killer’s deadly game.Can she get to him before it becomes too late? Will they be together again?
Horizon's Wake: The January Morrison Files Psychic Series 4
January’s investigation of a local pharmaceutical giant puts her life and that of Ash in danger. The danger is making realize a few important realities—new revelations of fear and violence, and a man so loving and gentle turning into an efficient killer infront of her own eyes. If they survive the danger, will their relationship survive, too?
The Black Horizon: The January Morrison Files, Psychic Series 3
After the harrowing ordeal of the Matchmaker case, January would love nothing more than to forget about crime-solving and death, and concentrate on helping Ash recover from his physical and mental wounds.
But danger invades their peaceful sanctuary again when January receives a strange visit from a dead man with a terrible secret.
The Missing Link II: The January Morrison Files, Psychic Series 1
A life is hanging in the balance, and time is running out.
But when the dead are not quite dead, what is January to do?
January thought she knew her psychic abilities well. It used to be that the dead appear, they give her clues, she does what they ask of her, and everyone, living and dead, gets closure. But her psychic abilities may not be enough when it comes to saving a life--if the person is s
The Missing Link I: The January Morrison Files, Psychic Series 1
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The case reminds her too much of that night years ago, and she went with them to help. One of the agents was Det. Ashton Sterling, a man who seems fascinated with her peculiar talent. And when his eyes focused on her, she felt alive.Is she ready to let him into her life? Is she willing to risk him shunning her as so many others have?
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