Now published on Amazon: DEVIL'S LAKE
Pre-order DEVIL'S DOORWAY (releasing August 4 2017)

"It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness."

Hello! My name is Angela, and I write primarily paranormal romance and horror. While it isn't present in all my stories, I like to give my stories the slightest hint of hope. I focus on the dark to point to a light, a light that may not be as obvious as a bright burning sun but is present nonetheless. Hence the name light-in-darkness.

'MOTHER' - Top 35 finalist in #TNTHorrorContest
'LADY IN RED' - Top five in @RomanceSparks #HauntedRomance contest
'DEVIL'S LAKE' - Highest Ranking # 3 in Paranormal March 2016, 3rd place winner in @The_Night_Shift 's Killer First Scene contest

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  • Madison, WI
  • JoinedSeptember 30, 2014

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light-in-darkness light-in-darkness Jun 18, 2017 10:00PM
NEWS!So I put Chapter 1 of Devil's Return at the end of Devil's Doorway. The book will not start syndicating till September. (Note: It's revised and goes beyond the private sneak peak chapter in the...
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Stories by Angela Merlo
Devil's Lake by light-in-darkness
Devil's Lake #30 in Paranormal
THERE'S FREEDOM IN MIND CONTROL || Highest rank - #3 in Paranormal || Now available on Amazon too!! Alison Halse is eighteen, fresh out of high school, and terribly depressed. It's been seven years since her father...
Devil's Doorway (Now Complete) by light-in-darkness
Devil's Doorway (Now Complete) #70 in Paranormal
Philip's home is anything but expected. With no easy way in or out, Alison must rely on Philip's powers even more. And as childhood feelings are rekindled and matured, danger lurks within their passions. There are...
Devil's Return - Coming September by light-in-darkness
Devil's Return - Coming September Paranormal
Three years later, Alison has tried to move on. She's got a place, a job, and even a budding new relationship. But as just as things start to blossom with the new guy, she is offered a way to bring Philip back. Thi...
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