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MASK OF CELIBACY won Best Cover, Best YA, and the Wattpad Books Prize! Huge thanks to Wattpad and my readers.

I wrote MASK OF CELIBACY while questioning my own asexuality. I hope it can help both younger and older people avoid the confusion and doubt I experienced for over twenty years. You are not alone! 🖤🤍💜

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☑️ completed first draft
♾️ editing in progress
🖋️ drafting in progress
📔 planning in progress


Current Projects:

"Golden Hour" | ♾️ | contemporary feel-good romance ONC novella | completed

"Light and Shadow" ¦ ♾️ ¦ dark fantasy ONC novella ¦ Set in the same world as FIREBORN, it's a standalone (not a sequel!). ¦ completed


Standalone novels:

FIREBORN ¦ ☑️ ¦ dark fantasy adventure novel ¦ NOW 100% FREE!

DECEPTION ¦ ☑️ ¦ dark fantasy adventure novel

MASK OF CELIBACY | ☑️ | YA Watty Award Winner ¦ Watty for Best Cover ¦ Wattpad Books Prize


Flash fiction:

WOODLAND BLISS ¦ ☑️ ¦ second-chance romance narrative poem

FOREST FABLES ¦ ☑️ ¦ poetry as the muse strikes

Short stories:

HIDDEN HEARTS | ☑️ | dark fantasy parable with dryads about deforestation

STARTING AFRESH ¦ ☑️ ¦ dystopian sci-fi romance

ALMOST REAL ¦ ☑️ ¦ dystopian sci-fi (Paid Christmas Anthology)

DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE | ☑️ | vampire psychological thriller | short story | completed

TUTOR ELLA | ☑️ | fairytale retelling of CINDERELLA | short story


AFTERLIFE ¦ ♾️ ¦ dystopian sci-fi virtual reality ¦ completed but unedited ¦ Editing will begin soon.

MASK OF CELIBACY ¦ ☑️ ¦ asexual self-discovery multimedia novella
  • US-born German/British national living in the UK
  • JoinedApril 28, 2017

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Carolyn_Hill Carolyn_Hill Jun 28, 2022 06:56AM
Hey, I'm back! Sorry for that extended absence.Does anyone have any projects in the works for Camp NaNo in July? As for me, I'm going to be writing my second draft of MASK OF CELIBACY offline. *hap...
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