When Bad Things Happen to Good Characters

I’m finally past dayjob-overtime-from-hell month and can spend a little time thinking of ways to torture my series characters. Funny thing about a series. In one book, you kind of wrap things up; in the next, everything gets shot to crap again.

So far, I have:
–A character who has developed substance-abuse problems;
–Another character on the run from a necromancer;
–A wizard stuck in a marriage to an elf;
–A dog that isn’t really a dog;
–A couple of characters who, hurt and angry, are about to have some hurt and angry sex;
–A kid who’s about to be turned vampire;
–Oh, and a few murders.

That all sounds like such fun. Now, if only it was written!

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About Suzanne Johnson

Author of urban fantasy, paranormal romance, and suspense. As Suzanne Johnson, she is the author of the Sentinels of New Orleans urban fantasy series (Royal Street; River Road: Elysian Fields, Pirate’s Alley, Belle Chasse, Frenchmen Street (March 2018). Writing as Susannah Sandlin, she is the author of the Penton Legacy series (Redemption; Absolution; Omega; Storm Force; Allegiance; ILLUMINATION); The Collectors series (Lovely, Dark, and Deep; Deadly, Calm, and Cold); and the Wilds of the Bayou series (Wild Man’s Curse; Black Diamond).

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