Melissa Wathington


Melissa Wathington has had over 20 years in the writing industry. A college graduate with an AA and BA in Journalism, she has worked as

layout editor and content editor for three college newspapers, as well as two county papers. Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Weekly have

featured her writing and she's done numerous freelance editing jobs. She served as editor in chief for two national magazines, Street and Ultimate Black Hair, has been a book reviewer for over 4 years at The Romance Readers Connection and has had numerous short stories and twobooks published under the pseudonym, Elissa Scott Kyle. Melissa is now writing full time;. she designs websites, runs PRAIZES website (a community of inspirational writers and readers) and Homebound Hugs, an organization for homebound kids. You can email her at: melissawathington@yahoo.comVisit her website:
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A Knight's Illusion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
After facing the loss of her parents and her first love, Lisette Adams thought her life was over. And then she meets Dr. William Conover and finally feels as if her life is turning around. When devastating secrets affecting her future come out, she must find the courage to find where her heart really belongs.
Miracle Of The Season (Cub Bites)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
In the midst of getting ready for a busy holiday season with a planned family reunion, Sheryl Williams becomes concerned over daughter Briana’s mood swings. Briana’s been plagued with bad dreams, and Sheryl - convinced it has to do with Briana’s history in foster care. However, when the truth is finally uncovered, will it give the Williams' family the peace they are looking for?
Sister Lost, Sister Found (Cub Bites)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
The loss of a sibling is hard to take but even more so when it's your twin. After losing her sister in a tragic car accident, Krystal Johnson finds herself heartbroken and on the edge of making an impossible, irreversible decision. Life without Karla doesn't seem to be worth living until a compassionate stranger reminds Krystal of the true importance of family and faith.
In The Shadow Of Love (Cub Bites)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Danae Collins never thought "happily ever after" would happen for her, but she can't deny God's grace and ability to turn all her challenges into triumphs. She falls in love with fellow church member Gabe Lewis. However, joy turns to heartbreak when someone from Gabe's past surfaces with shocking revelations. Will Danae's strong faith and Gabe's devotion be enough to hold them together?

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