The second set of stories in the Samsara Chronicles compiled into one volume. Dylan, Aislinn and the chosen humans arrive on Nirvana but now the pair faces another alien threat, this time to their homeworld. Aislinn and Dylan's joyous homecoming to Nirvana is tempered by yet another crisis. Aliens, assisted by a traitorous member of Nirvanan security and a threat to the royal bloodline, have kidnapped Aislinn's parents and hold them hostage on the dying world of Klatria. Aislinn and Dylan now... more info>>
The first 7 stories of The Samsara Chronicles compiled into one volume. Blending elements of futuristic, fantasy, science fiction and the paranormal, the Samsara Chronicles explores the duality of good and evil set against two worlds, Earth and Nirvana. Guided by mystical beings, a human mother bears a daughter of alien royalty, Aislinn, destined to champion the future of two worlds.
While Vark, Soulmaster and corrupt ruler of Klatria, plots with the Nirvanan traitor to acquire the skull and kill the royals, insurrection grows from within the ranks of his own people. His intention to use Aislinn's parents as pawns to lure Aislinn to Klatria conceals his true intentions to destroy them all.
Targeted by Eletarii minions, Aislinn and Dylan are guided to acquire the crystal skull, the core of Aislinn's past and future power. After a terrifying encounter with the dark forces while spending Christmas at her parents, Aislinn and Dylan accept the perilous journey ahead of them.
Faced with Shakan's treachery, Aislinn and Dylan must capture him and rescue Nashira, Aislinn's sister. Realizing that Shakan is both possessed by the spirit of a corrupt ancestor and is in league with Vark to betray Nirvana, they devise a plan to rescue Aislinn's parents using alien technology obtained during Shakan's capture.
Besieged by the Eletarii, humanity struggles in its final hour. Legions assemble by the lake where they descend into the basest depravity wait while Aislinn and Dylan prepare to open the gate at midnight, a portal through which only a chosen few will pass.
No longer safe in Burnaby, Aislinn and Dylan are directed to visit her parents on Boxing Day where they meet an Italian orphan, Angelica. Aislinn recognizes her soul sister from her home world, Nirvana. Guided by an escort in the guise of an eagle, Aislinn and Dylan continue their quest to gather the talismans.v
Shakan's sentencing to the Overlap for his betrayal of the royals and his collaboration with the Klatrians leads Aislinn and Dylan to finalize their plans to rescue her parents before the Fortieth Tribunal. In the meantime, the Klatrian resistance make their own plans in response to Aislinn and Dylan's arrival.
Spectral eyes watched from the timelessness of the vast tank chamber. Imprisoned in their liquid-filled tombs, the souls of the ancient Omoro kept vigil on the wondrous spectacle of their creation. They whispered like the gentlest of breezes, their thoughts commingling. Below, in a mist-enshrouded chrysalis, their progeny slumbered, a precious creation of flesh and blood, a vital link to the past and the future. The time of awakening was drawing near. A surge of anticipation and excitement rip... more info>>
Forced to abandon their vehicle, Aislinn and Dylan must cross the treacherous mountains on foot. Close behind is the military, whose corrupt leader must honor his pledge to the Eletarii to capture them. But as more guides appear to help Aislinn and Dylan, they are brought to the sanctuary of Emerald Lake.
Aislinn, directed by circumstance to meet her past and future soul mate, Dylan Young, begins to understand the daunting task awaiting her. In order to save Earth, she and Dylan must open the portal, the celestial gateway that will allow salvation of Earth's chosen. Facing opposition at every step from a world plunged into chaos, they have until midnight, December 31st, to reach their destination.
Seeking answers regarding the kidnapping of her parents, Aislinn and Dylan follow one of their Earthly guides to the mysterious Overlap, a temporal rift situated within an ancient castle. There they experience past events that reveal the nature of the rival Nirvanan bloodlines as well as the identity of the traitor in league with the Klatrians.
Certain that Shakan's banishment to the Overlap has forever ended the tainted bloodline of Jhanvar, Aislinn and Dylan prepare, with the help of Altithronus, emissary to the Antiquitas, for their journey to Klatria to rescue the royals.
Aislinn and Dylan's joyous homecoming to Nirvana is tempered by yet another crisis. Aliens, assisted by a traitorous member of Nirvanan security and a threat to the royal bloodline, have kidnapped Aislinn's parents and hold them hostage on the dying world of Klatria. Aislinn and Dylan now face the task of rescuing them before they are killed.
The Academy -- A brilliant student discovers that her prestigious scholarship conceals a sinister plan for colonization ? Assassin -- A mysterious woman challenges the domain of a notorious underworld figurehead ? Desert Dreamer -- The world of virtual reality provides an unhappy wife the key to escaping her troubled marriage ? Ground Zero -- A young girl bored with her generic lifestyle is hurtled into a dark realm that releases her innermost desires ?
Detox--Hurled to a distant world by their malfunctioning ship, a socialite and her date become the prey of hostile inhabitants ? The Doughnut--Two sisters enslaved by the sex trade for their survival on a bleak Earth beat the odds through a daring escape ? Fly By Nite--Brought together by a dimensional rift, two unlikely soulmates meet briefly on a moonlit beach ? Fusion--An illicit love between a woman and a married man tempts the laws of time and paradox ? Game Point--An eccentric recluse ... more info>>
Mirror Club -- A social noncomformist struggles for her identity in an intolerant world bent on harsh methods of rehabilitation ? Nuclear Heaven -- After drifting two centuries, the sole survivor of an exploratory mission is revived to find himself in the hands of a voracious female crew ? Off the Beaten Track -- A cutting edge attraction opens a gateway between the ancient seeders of Earth and its children ? Peep Show -- A woman existing merely as sexual merchandise finds release in the love... more info>>
Narrowly escaping danger during their quest to acquire the talismans and suspected of multiple murders, Aislinn and Dylan endure harsh winter conditions to evade the military and corrupt human minions seeking to stop them from the opening of the portal.