Maeve Alpin who also writes as Cornelia Amiri is the author of 19 published books. She writes about kilts, corsets, fantasy, and happy endings. With Maeve Alpin/Cornelia Amir – You can have your Celtic oat cake and eat your Steampunk scone too.
Fantasy- Short Fiction Taking off, with no money and no prospects, to a small town in the Texas desert may not be the smartest move. However, when Kristy, a down-on-her-luck single mom, loses her job and gets evicted, she follows her intuition and heads to Marfa Texas to show her five-year-old son the famous ghost lights. Kristy has no idea her new start on life will take her as far as an alternate universe, called In, courtesy of being beamed up by a Marfa ghost light. Is the wonderful world of In everything it seems to be? Or do the Inids have an ulterior motive for helping her and her son?
Forbidden love…so strong…it spans the universe. Thrown off the Spanish estate she worked at all her life, Ana—a milkmaid—seeks a new life. Disguised as a rich widow, she boards a rocket, to be blasted out of a huge cannon, and targeted for the newly discovered planet, X. Sparks fly when she finds Ramon—the only man she ever loved and heir of the estate she worked on—is flying to Planet X as well. As the Spanish governor of Plant X searches for gold, the treasure Ramon seeks is Ana. His conquest is challenging. Though he swears to protect and love her, as a noble he cannot marry a peasant. Ana cannot deny her desire for Ramon but she will not be his mistress. Will his conquest of her heart succeed or will Ana make a life for herself alone amid the wonders and dangers of Planet X?
Walk on the wild side of Victorian London with the ghost and the ghost hunter. When Queen Victoria orders Sexton Dukenfield, premiere phantom hunter, to track down England’s missing ghost he stumbles into Ceridwen, a phantom warrior woman of an ancient Celtic tribe. Not only does he find her intriguing as a piece of the puzzle of the missing spirits, but he’s also haunted by her sultry sensuality. Though they both burn with desire, it’s difficult to quench their fiery passion since Ceridwen is so translucent. Every time Sexton touches her, his hands pass through her misty body. On a mission through the bustling narrow streets of London, to a dreary match factory, and even to the Otherworld and back, to stop a genius scientist and his phantasm debilitater machine, the ghost and the ghost hunter also seek the secret to freeing the boundaries of life and death.