Iosef Guerrero is a psychotherapist. Naturally, he is also insane. Trepid, odious, and clumsily intelligent, Iosef loathes every breath—every tick of the clock—as he bites and scrapes his way through his days at the mental health clinic. He wants to tell you his story. He wishes to take you on a tour of the modern day clinic. Will you hear it?
A collection of twelve exciting and unpredictable short stories that highlight the banality of human interaction in stark relief with the more base forms of mankind's nature, all in extraordinarily exotic settings and scenarios. Some are hilarious and some are dark, but all of them will keep you turning the page and reflecting on the innately relatable flaws and triumphs of the human spirit.
Seventeen-year-old Jennifer is a genius mage in a world that doesn’t know about magic. Mages are five times more likely to be sociopaths, and mage sociopaths are often violent. Jennifer loses her friend and her boyfriend to evil mages. She learns new magic and captures them. She fights power-hungry mages. She and her apprentice make huge sacrifices to fix a problem that could end mankind.
Teen mage Jennifer and her apprentice Lahni face a vital task in six months. They learn more magic and get pregnant to strengthen their souls. Lahni lacks the romantic love needed for a strong soul, so she and Jennifer become lovers.
Jennifer works to remove a curse that can kill her.
The task changes, and Lahni goes alone. Jennifer must warn the world of a catastrophe that will kill millions.
Teen mage Jennifer captured all evil mages, but she faces new crises. Mage revolutionaries fear Jennifer and kidnap her apprentice to gain leverage. Lahni escapes, and Jennifer captures the revolutionaries. Jealous mages plan to assassinate Jennifer.
After a period of calm, the soul of Jennifer’s best friend contacts her and Lahni. The crucial task given to them will require great sacrifices.
Evil mages torture to death Jennifer’s best friend. Jennifer leads a cadre of apprentices to capture Bad Souls. The cadre runs into a trap, and Jennifer’s boyfriend dies. She becomes catatonic. She recovers but gets cursed by a Bad Soul.
Jennifer discovers different magic and captures all Bad Souls. She meets a girl with the same magic. They become master and apprentice and honorary sisters.
After spending a night with her terminally ill grandmother, eighteen-year-old Alice Heater starts regularly getting awakened by something deep in the night: the ghost of a paralyzed child who promises her eternal protection. But what will Alice do when the ghost seems more interested in murder and shows a gradual increase in psychotic tendencies?
Maxie Freud and his band of clever and curious mice live inside the walls of a psychotherapy practice's building. Their observations provide a unique window into the world of therapy and human nature.. Daily dangers face the plucky band of mice. But undeterred, they prowl the building’s passageways and peepholes seeking answers to the age-old mouse question “What the hell makes these humans tick?”
The sequel to Saving Chase, Wandering Dagger begins when a boy's body washes up on the banks of the Potomac River showing signs of sexual abuse. This is Cal O'Connor's first assignment as a member of the president's new task force against child predators. The case seems straightforward until they discover the body has two bites from the worlds most venomous spider, the Brazilian Wandering Spider.