An Excerpt from Choices:
She didn’t know how much time passed, but as she floated somewhere between consciousness and oblivion, Rachel became aware of a presence. Unfamiliar, yet comforting, it emitted a warmth that embraced her, and soothed her raw nerves.
“It is time.” Although Rachel heard the voice clearly, the words resonated within her mind; she was certain no one had actually spoken them aloud.
Icy fingers of fear clutched at her throat. “Time?”