Vadoma Taits has the “sight” and has seen her own death. On what Vadoma thinks is her last day on earth, her cousin stabs a man during the annual autumn fair. In her remaining hours, Vadoma sets out to save her cousin from the gallows. When the village’s Marquis rebuffs her pleas for mercy, she turns to desperate measures.
Read the full short story here.
The Gypsy Casts a Spell was also published in the February 2012 issue of eFiction Magazine.
“I’m happy to say that I love this short story! The characters are great – romance and happy endings – this book delivers both. My only disappointment was that its too “short”. (but I guess that’s what a short story is!)” Kathleen on Amazon
“The story is well-written and the character of Vadoma is likeable. There is a fairy tale-like quality to it, and it makes for pleasant reading, but I have to admit that I did not expect Vadoma’s story to end the way it did. Readers are in for a surprise.” S. Warfield on Amazon