Natalie Chambers is a successful artist who, after her divorce, impulsively buys a Victorian house overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Immediately, she begins to dream of Sarah and Beth, two lovers from the past and the Dark Man who controlled their lives. When she begins to look for explanations for the things going bump in the night, the only answer she can get from the locals is that several previous owners had fled screaming into the night.
Van Easton hasn't had a serious relationship since her partner died several years ago. Content to let other women and alcohol distract her, she is surprised at the intensity of emotion that bubbles to the surface after she meets Natalie. Contracted to restore the gardens at Natalie's house, she refuses to believe that the mansion is haunted. Until the Dark Man follows her home.
It appears he will stop at nothing to keep the new lovers apart, and the violence continues to escalate. Can they solve the mystery that will set Beth and Sarah free and banish the evil presence in the house? Or will they have to run to survive as well?
Yvonne Heidt loves the stories her mother tells of Yvonne reading at the age of three and that no one ever clapped harder or louder than she did for Tinker Bell when she needed her to. When she was brought to a library at the age of six, she never looked back. She hardly ever meets a book she doesn't like and considered Jack London to be a personal friend while growing up.
Born a fourth-generation San Franciscan, she lived for over twenty years in the Puget Sound area of Washington State and is currently living in sunny Alabama with her partner of ten years, Sandy, and their four dogs. She loves the weather so much she solemnly vows she will only move south from this point on.
Writing is her passion and she considers herself blessed beyond measure that she and her muse get along so well.