O. G. Tomes
Born in 1963 in a suburb of Birmingham, AL. A daughter and sister, mother and now a grandmother she has spent her life caring for those around her. Now with her youngest close to graduating and heading off to college she has found the time to publish the chronicled stories of her favorite characters, some of which were created while she was in the first grade and used in creating story books for her children. A weaver of tales since her youth, as O.G. Tomes, she now spins the yarn creating story lines from the cloth of life. Meshing the old with the new, giving way for her readers to rethink the whole concept of 'good vs. evil' along with the humorous and darker sides of human nature. You can expect a varied reading selection as eclectic as her reading tastes are to be produced that follow the inclinations of her natural talents. She writes from her quaint home atop the mountain in an area of the Appalachians that for centuries has been home to her family. Her unique gifts were fostered by her great grandmother, her grandmother and her father giving her a solid foundation from which she writes. Self-publishing has allowed her to utilize the multifaceted array of her natural talents in promoting others by mentoring, reviews, interviews and she has produced several book trailers for her literary works, as well as for other writers and authors.
"Some of my first memories are of telling stories to my siblings at bedtime. As I grew older, I was always the one requested to 'tell a story' around the fire at summer camp. The 'consumate narrator' on almost any topic usually kept me close to the line of trouble in school. Time progressed yet I still challenge myself to reach further in to my creativity with established goals as my incentive. Simply, I love to write and create. I cherish my family, whom understands my eccentric and varied approach to everything 'author'.
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She Becomes You
(5.00 from 1 review)
Like a feral cat she stalks her prey. Her mind is proof she is sick, twisted and a killer. A psychopath, broken at birth and when she bears fruit the apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
There is nothing quite like a psychopath who wants to be your friend. She has no conscience, no morals or normal emotions. You won't see her coming, until its too late! When, in her mind....
She Becomes You!
The Test of Faith Book Two of The Sanctuary Saga
There is a story to be told and so,I shall.It is not always a matter of chance that lets you see beyond a veil or one that pulls you through a veil allowing you to experience the other side. Imagine the complete opposite of your current reality.Light,dark.Good,bad. Faith, faithless. Your faith will be tested as are the Warriors of the Light. I dare you to take this ride by candlelight! OG Tomes
Charms of the Sisterhood Volume III
Here, as promised, is the third volume of the "Charms of the Sisterhood" series a compilation of "old remedies" containing clues for the readers of the Sanctuary Saga. Have fun searching for the clues! Also, I have been honored with the opinions that these are suitable for framing. Enjoy! O.G.
Charms of the Sisterhood Volume II
More "Old remedies" (suitable for framing!!)as I promised and here they are! Charms of the Sisterhood Volume II! Just like in Volume I, there are clues for the readers of the Sanctuary Saga to find. I hope you enjoy the efforts put into their presentation!
O. G. Tomes
Charms of the Sisterhood Volume I
This book is a compilation of 'old remedies' known as charms. All were received after an open request for such works to be submitted. The efforts were tremendous and have resulted in a central theme for Books 1 and 2 of the Sanctuary Saga. This is Volume 1, Charms of the Sisterhood and you can expect more! Enjoy readers! There are clues hidden among the words of each charm!
O. G. Tomes
No Harm to Charm Book One of the Sanctuary Saga
Gifts,inherited through our DNA, develop when we are babies but once socialized those gifts after time are forgotten to lay dormant in the unknown. All natural abilities observed in children of today are denied and eventually locked away with societal conformity being the lock without a key. A blending of the realms, meshing the old with the new,is resulting in changes for all humankind.
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Smashwords book reviews by O. G. Tomes
- FRACTURE The Secret Enemy Saga
on April 25, 2012
A smartly accomplished and compelling plot! Talent and imagination meet technique in the unlikeliest of places.... the "Fracture" between two worlds.
The characters are driven by McKevitt's own hand. Built by her obvious vivid imagination you will come to know them personally. They will pull you in to the story not chapter by chapter but paragraph by paragraph.
McKevitt's writing style is freshly surprising and flourishes with touches of realism that make the "Secret Enemy Saga" a double edged tale that lingers long after the last word is read.
McKevitt's thought processes are well formed and believable. Maybe too believable.
The ending left me wanting more ...... Thankfully, Book 2 is in the works!
Keep writing McKevitt!
- Skeleton Key
on May 29, 2013
A squeaking door can be heard as each story opens. I enjoyed the tension, pull and subtle way Cp Bialois sneaks up on you in this wonderful compilation of 13 'spookies'....... then he hits you with unexpected twists as the door squeaks to a close. Gathered around the campfire over the holiday weekend I read my favorite, "A Brother's Word", to a group of a friends. They loved it! From "All Nighter" to "Camping 101" Cp covers all the angles and makes you second guess the truth about 'ghosties'!