Tracey Martin grew up outside of Philadelphia, the lucky recipient of a drama-free childhood, which is why she spent so much time reading about other people’s lives. It was while she was working on her doctorate in psychology that she had an epiphany–imaginary people are way more fun than real ones. And so she began writing. Never able to choose just one of anything, she currently writes both urban fantasy for adults and contemporary stories for teens.
She likes her coffee simple, her music epic, and her movies to contain explosions. A city girl at heart, she doesn’t understand how she and her husband ended up living in New Hampshire, but writing keeps her off the mean, small town streets.
For ten years, Jessica Moore ran away from her friend Lucen, afraid of what his lusty satyr magic might drive her to do. Even one brush of his bare skin was too risky. Or so she told herself. It was easier to believe that than to admit she might have feelings for him. But now Jess is done running...
"Beautiful Misery" is a standalone short story set immediately after Wicked Misery ends.