TITLE: In Darkness She Fades
GENRE: YA Urban Fantasy
“Today marks the end of the Mayan calendar – predicted to be the end of the world. Many religions and scientists believe the solar eclipse, which should take place in an hour, will trigger something in our atmosphere that will cause catastrophic storms all over the world.
Presently, meteorologists are astounded by the category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean, which has almost doubled the highest recorded hurricane, making this the largest hurricane of this century. A debate is brewing on whether to add a category 6, because of the colossal size of this storm. Now, while many spiritual people believe this to be the work of God, others say it’s happening because of global warming. Whatever the case may be, it is undeniable that tragedy is not far off.
Churches and temples all over the United States and Europe are holding prayer sessions for those fearing the destruction of humanity. The President of the United States has armed troops ready in case of terrorists who’re taking advantage of the global fear of an apocalypse.
Parents are taking their children out of school now, and many are evacuating the eastern states bordering the Atlantic Ocean. . . .”
Sixteen-year-old Delilah Drislore sat in the guidance counselor’s office, listening to the news, and waiting for the apocalypse to happen. While the school surrounding her erupted into chaos, her only thoughts were on him . His horrifying inhuman countenance entered her mind. Despite his beastly features, she loved him. Like Beauty loved the Beast.