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Dark Waters

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Richard Martz is a bitter ex-mage cursed as punishment for the destruction of his previous magical coven. Richard is reluctantly drawn back into the world of magic and intrigue when he is approached by Holly Ellefson, daughter of a human mage. Holly is also part-fey, a bloodline taboo by both custom and treaty.

Agreeing to protect Holly, Richard pits his erratic, broken
Paperback, 194 pages
Published 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing
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Dec 14, 2015 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Minneapolis urban fantasy fans
Recommended to Skjam! by: Michael Merriam
Disclaimer: My copy is an uncorrected proof; there may be changes in the final product (I am hoping for many less spellchecker typos.)

Many years ago, Richard Martz ran afoul of the law forbidding children who have both mage and fey blood from being born. His lover and her unborn child were executed in an overreaction by the local magical community, and he overreacted in turn, wiping them all out. Now he is cursed, his magic crippled and longing for death, but unable to die.

Richard’s buried
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Michael Merriam was born in Michigan in 1965. He spent most of his life in west-central Oklahoma and north Texas before moving to Minnesota in 1999.

Like most writers, Michael has done a variety of odd jobs over the years: actor, poet, late night disc jockey, short order cook, bassist in a rock-a-billy band, and booking agent for a puppet troupe. Michael is legally blind due to retinitis pigmentosa
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