Isabel Pelech

Biography

I'm a mother of two living in the South. I play viola and mess around on the internet incessantly. Really, the most interesting thing about me are all the worlds in my head, and I hope you like reading them as much as I enjoyed creating them.

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
When I was in second grade, I decided to write a poem about insects. I happened to know that a "pygmy blue" was one of the smallest butterflies, so I wrote the following:
"The pygmy blue
As she flutters through
The sky, is very light
Whereas
The beetle's very heavy as he lumbers through the night."
This was evidently a good enough poem to attract the attention of my second-grade teacher, who praised me lavishly for it. For years, I concentrated on poetry rather than prose. It wasn't until seventh or eighth grade that I started seriously getting into stories.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Well, the first proper story I remember writing down was a little comedy featuring our two cats, but it definitely wasn't the first story I came up with. Ever since I can remember, I've had running serial stories inside my head. It just took me until the cat story to realize that I could write them down, and make a coherent narrative out of them, and people would be interested or even happy to read them.
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Where to find Isabel Pelech online


Books

Echoes of the Ancients
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,880. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lutéa is a stowaway on the cruise liner Tenzenai’s Gift. She’s also a robot, programmed for obedience, made with an expiration date, and desperate to see something of the greater universe before she goes. When she meets another mysterious stowaway, she finds herself drawn into a quest to answer civilization's most dangerous question: who are the true heirs to the Stargods?
A Normil Day
Price: Free! Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Rick Normil is used to superhero problems. In fact, he was woken up by an interdimensional imp just this morning. Before noon, he's had his body hijacked, met a ghost, and seen one of the world's most powerful heroes taken over by a villain. Rick will have to use all his resources, including a superpowered zombie, to return everyone to their proper bodies—and then deal with the aftermath.
The Fire-Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Teshar is eleven years old and a slave in her own house. She has already survived a evil magical ritual and supernatural encounters in the desert, but they left her changed, so much that her family suspects she's a demon. There's a sorcerer-priest coming to investigate. And the dead are hunting Teshar. She can save her village, but first, Teshar has to understand what she is.
Quantum Writer
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A writer discovers a way to avoid writing and still enjoy having written. Until it starts going wrong.

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