Clare Graith is a writer of speculative science fiction, nature lover, tree hugger, defender of weird bugs.
The Caller and the Healer
The Matere have been living peacefully, secretly in the woods of North America. They are suffering from a genetic disease. Tzia is the only Caller of the Matere people. Her job us to call a Healer through her mind. He has the cure in his blood. Darrell is the only Healer but doesn’t know his ancestry and he’s suffering from the effects of The undiagnosed disease. Tzia has the cure for him. He has a cure for all the Matere. They are drawn together. But the timing couldn’t be worse for this romance.
The Matere’s secret existence is slipping away. Powerful people in science and politics have been studying the evidence that they exist and are closing in on capturing them for sinister purposes.
Both Tzia and Darrell must face their fears when they are called upon to save the tribe in ways that neither one saw coming. In the end, they learn the bond between them isn’t based on a mystical, ancient force but one that is common to all humans, love.
Completed manuscript; 98,000 words. Seeking an Agent to represent. Sequel plot planned.
Danya and Truman a typical couple working for a reputable company that provides them with apartments with filtered air, water, healthy food and comfortable masks. They don’t mind waiting to get married until they’ve save up enough company credits. They’re almost there because both are high performing employees.
Danya is a true loyalist. She came from the wards, the outerbanks of the city limits where the air and water, everything is toxic. She would be dead by now except that she won the lottery and was able to test into the company ranks.
Truman comes from good blood. His father and mother are founding members of the staff. He doesn’t know the meaning of want.
All that changes when Truman’s parents true history comes to light. They are not devoted to the company cause. Truman’s father reaches from the grave giving him a call to action, a call to save the world.
Danya must decide will she follow her love into espionage and treachery to help those she left behind?
Clean Earth is a story about the hard choices and big costs of putting aside self not only for other people, but for the planet.
Planning; first chapters drafted; plot outline; character development.
The world has experienced wave after wave of pandemic viruses. Everyone knows the protocol but its no way to live no matter how much people pretend. In steps in an entrepreneur with money enough to buy up the cheap land of mega malls and sports stadiums. He builds a bubble city protected from all contaminants but only they rich can become citizens or those lucky enough to win a spot. It’s not all about money though, the brainchild of this enterprise wants no less than world domination and he’ll get it if John and Quinn don’t stop him.
Completed early draft
The Seventh Clone
Twelve brothers should have been born in 2372 but only six made it on delivery day when in order each hour the first six succumbed to a virus. It didn’t make it past the seventh, Zerilius. It cost the infant to save his brothers but his weakened state brings only humiliation and distrust. All this despite that the very reason he overcame was because he is in fact the next mega-genius; exceeding the planned genetically engineered hyper intelligent individuals. So far exceeding, that now he is a threat to current holder of the title. Is Zerilius strong enough to grow up under the watchful eye of his arch enemy? Is his destiny set? Can a woman be the key to save him?
Draft completed; potentially two books ready to go within four months.