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Raining Mud – An Akasha Series Short Story by Terra Harmony


Author’s Introduction: Thank you for your interest in my writing! The following short story is based on Alex and Susan, some of the main characters from the Akasha Series.  This one is from Alex’s point of view.  Follow the links posted at the bottom to read the next short story and to check out more awesome book review bloggers!

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Somehow when I thought of Afghanistan, I imagined desert, men in turbans, and camels. I was so wrong. Instead, there were treacherous, ice-covered mountains. The men who shot at me didn’t wear turbans; they mostly wore their knitted pokal hats. And the only camel I saw was dead, bones picked clean by a starving village.

It was a horrible place, made more so by constant war. I shrugged off the misery of Afghanistan; it was better than going to foster parents. My mom signed the parental release forms for the military on her death bed; we had no surviving kin.

“Henson! Do you have them yet?”

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Terra Harmony as ‘Featured Author’ for an entire week!


Yes, I am back with another great Featured Author! And this time I am going to make it even better. I, along with three other bloggers will be hosting Terra for the week starting 23rd January, 2012. You’ll have an amazing lineup of book reviews, author and character interviews, guest posts and short stories to whet your appetite about the world which Terra has created in her eco-fantasy ‘Akasha series’. This is going to be EPIC!

As an added treat, I am hosting a giveaway for … drumroll … 10 ebook copies of Terra’s terrific novel, ‘Water’. All you have to do is go to the giveaway page here and follow as many or as few of the people there. A valid name and email is all that is required to get you in! Beyond that, the number of entries you get increases as you follow some or all of us. Here is the link to the giveaway once again:

Giveaway of Terra Harmony’s novel, ‘Water’

Here is the schedule for the entire week on my blog:

23rd January – Day One: A Biographical write-up
24th January – Day Two: Terra’s books – An Introduction to the series
25th January – Day Three: My review of ‘Water’, the first book in the series
26th January – Day Four: An interview with Terra Harmony
27th January – Day Five: Guest post
28th January – Day Six: Short story by Terra Harmony

The bloggers participating in this awesome and HUGE week are:

Alexia at Alexia Chronicles
Natasha at Dreamland: A Teenage Fantasy
Jenifer at Can’t Put it Down

So go ahead and visit these superbly great bloggers . They have a week scheduled which surely rivals mine! I will also be putting up links to these blogs on my posts to make it easier for you to follow along. As an added incentive, I’ll give  all commenters on all participating blogs extra entries in the giveaway! So, make sure you come back each day.

Mark this in your calendars, you do not want to miss it!