Playing Detective

WARNING: Features a deader than usual man. In which strange things happen in a wine cellar.  For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 The strange had become normal. Bran examining a corpse in the wine cellar for evidence of a vampire attack was still strange. … Continue reading Playing Detective

Here There Be Monsters

WARNING: Things get a bit creepy and disturbing. Charlotte and Bran go looking for vampires. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London - 1841 There were posters all over this part of the city warning of ‘The Sickness’, not a specific sickness, not a way to combat … Continue reading Here There Be Monsters

Methods of Persuasion

WARNING: Innuendoes abound. Charlotte persuades Bran to go on an adventure with her. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 A slat in the headboard snapped and Bran lost his balance. He cursed in Irish, with impressive fervour for a man of his quiet disposition. … Continue reading Methods of Persuasion

The Chase

WARNING: Contains violence. Charlotte becomes the hunted. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London - 1841 I leapt off the roof, over the street, hit the next rooftop, rolled and dived behind a chimney. ‘I smell you, girl, you can’t hide from me,’ the vampire called from … Continue reading The Chase

Mind The Pitchforks

SURPRISE! Due to the success of Fiction Frenzy it has been extended for another week. WARNING: Freyja talks dirty. Sometimes the best laid plans come back to bite you. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page and Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 ‘That was very clever of you, Little Red,’ Freyja … Continue reading Mind The Pitchforks

Under Lock and Key

WARNING: This story was written before the Grenfell fire in London.  Charlotte goes to war. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 The files were interesting. They weren’t the ones I was looking for interesting but they were definitely interesting. The study door opened and … Continue reading Under Lock and Key

The Dragon’s Hoard

Charlotte returns home to a telling off from Mary. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841  It was early evening, by the time I got home from Freyja’s house. Early evening on the next day. I’d been walking, sitting, thinking. Mostly thinking. Josef was in … Continue reading The Dragon’s Hoard

Questions

Charlotte pays Freyja Deacon a visit and it changes her world forever. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 Freyja Deacon wasn’t hard to find. Any single woman of fortune was immediately the subject of gossip and one who didn’t entertain society was the pinnacle … Continue reading Questions

Changeling

Charlotte contemplates her heritage and her reaction isn't what Bran expects. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill I sighed, head resting against Bran’s stomach and arms around him. ‘It’s amazing what you can do with five minutes alone.’ ‘It was more than five minutes,’ he murmured. I … Continue reading Changeling

Freshwater

On a lighter note today Charlotte and Josef argue about The Thames and Josef shows more than he means to. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 ‘It’s got a tide, and beaches, and docks. It’s the sea,’ I said. ‘It’s a river and, in … Continue reading Freshwater