On the surface, the new resort on the Caribbean island of Eilean D'maichte looked like a dream. Zach and Jillian meet in the line to check in and spark an instant connection. After a morning in the sun and an afternoon in bed, the new lovers head off to the Halloween costume ball expecting to have the time of their lives. But then the Ifrinn docks... and nothing will ever be the same again. This is a stand-alone 20K-word short romantic thriller. It was released October 31, 2015 and won the 2015 Halloween Story Contest hosted by Stories Online.