Ameedah Mawalin, whose aliases are Ramona Sapphire and Bodi, was born and raised in Chicago’s multi-cultural Hyde Park neighborhood. She enjoys writing short stories and novels on assorted topics based on experience, research, and, overall, imagination. She admits she’s a bit eccentric and quirky. Many of her stories comprise an element of inspiration and are outrageous, raunchy, mysterious, bizarre, insightful, or even simple, to say the least. Recently added to her repertoire of genres is spoof and cringe humor. Her fiction writing journey began in the early nineties. Additionally, Ameedah has been a spoken-word artist and performer since 1996 and dishes out a mean cup of coffee to her audiences upon popular demand. This signature piece is entitled Midnight Brew. She has written, performed, and sold several volumes of poetry since 1996. Ameedah can be found on Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook, and other online media. Her website is www.sapphirewithpassion.com.
"Helen has weaved a delicately balanced story of intrigue, secrets and passion, which practically melts the pages." -Bare Naked Words
"The love story between Talon and Jade continues in Obsession. An apt title to be sure, because everyone is obsessed. Dear Ms. Helen Hardt, I toss many profanities your way for making me wait. Though I give you my deepest gratitude for building the anticipation of what I’m sure will be an epic culmination to an amazing series. " -Heroes and Heartbreakers
"Talon and Jade's chemistry sizzles and the love scenes will melt your heart and your Kindle." -The Book Sirens
"I am loving this series so freaking much… The story line is one that will have you completely engrossed…" -Wicked Babes Blog
"Helen left my head spinning and my mind racing a mile a minute. I need to know what the secrets are... " -The Book Fairy Reviews
Jade Roberts is in love with Talon Steel but no longer welcome in his home. While she resolves to move on, she still longs for the passion she and Talon shared…and when her boss asks her to dig up information on the Steels, she’s only too happy to comply. Talon and his brothers are hiding something, and Jade is determined to find out what it is.
The moment Talon saw Jade he wanted her, ached for her, craved her…and now his desire has become his obsession. He knows she deserves better than his broken soul, but he can’t stay away from her, and he finally confesses his love. If he and Jade are to have a future, he knows he must make peace with the dark shadows and horrors of his past.
But as Talon begins his journey of healing, Jade uncovers some startling secrets…