The Cover of Darkness

WARNING: Some violence. Charlotte and Bran track down the rogues. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 Watching Bran track was interesting. He walked along inhaling the air and holding it a moment, as if he was sampling wine. I wouldn’t have noticed if he … Continue reading The Cover of Darkness

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

Digging Holes

Josef shares a secret with Charlotte. For past episodes of Victorian Mistress, including yesterday's surprise episode, see the Weekly Serial page or Wattpad: @JesseQuill London – 1841 ‘Digging another hole?’ I asked and rested my hand against the rough bark of a tree to peer into the trench Josef was digging. He was shirtless, all … Continue reading Digging Holes

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