Now available for Kindle: DEVIL'S LAKE
Combined Paperback in the works

"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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  • JoinedSeptember 30, 2014

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light-in-darkness light-in-darkness Jul 31, 2017 04:20AM
Who's ready for the start of a new book? Starting early this September I will begin syndicating DEVIL'S RETURN. New chapters will be uploaded Friday nights (CST). Tuesday will be Trivia Tuesday. You...
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Stories by Angela Merlo
Devil's Lake by light-in-darkness
Devil's Lake #34 in Paranormal
THERE'S FREEDOM IN MIND CONTROL || Highest rank - #3 in Paranormal || Alison Halse is eighteen, fresh out of high school, and terribly depressed. It's been seven years since her father tried to drown her in Devil'...
Devil's Doorway (Sequel coming September) by light-in-darkness
Devil's Doorway (Sequel coming September) #77 in Paranormal
Part 2 of DEVIL'S LAKE. || THERE'S FREEDOM IN MIND CONTROL || Alison Halse never thought a suicide attempt would lead her into the arms of a man who can compel the human mind. As frightening as mind control can be...
Devil's Return - Coming September 1 by light-in-darkness
Devil's Return - Coming September 1 #949 in Paranormal
Three years after her boyfriend died, Alison Halse is still struggling to move on. She's got her own place, a job, and even a budding new relationship. But as things start to blossom between her and the new guy, vi...
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