A few years ago, I wrote a modern fantasy novel that I will never show anyone (because it was terrible!). As horrifying as the novel was, I loved the setting: Templars and inquisitors working together in a secret society to protect modern society from nightmarish creatures.
After letting the setting stew in my mind for a few years, I’m working on it again. It’s grown into something deeper and, I believe, more interesting.
Here’s the teaser––what would become a prologue, once it’s converted to prose.