The Story Behind Growl by Ashley Fontainne

Growl was inspired by three things I love in this world: my mother, cats, and Native American culture. I love animals, and there has been a furry feline in my life ever since I can recall. In fact, the white housecat in Growl, Tinker, is named in honor of my first pet. All of my…

The Story Behind Admit to Mayhem by D.J. Adamson

I never met my Aunt Lillian. My name is Lillian Dove. I am five years sober. She was my father’s second sister. He had estranged himself from her for most of her adult life. In fact, I barely heard her name mentioned around our house. And after her death, her name came in whispers. When…