A Novel Idea....

 "The Fall of Grace"
by Nadia Romanov

The original short stories that inspired the novel and screenplay... and excerpts from the book itself

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The Fall of Grace ~ Prologue

Posted by Nadia Romanov on Saturday, November 15, 2014, In : Novel 

BEEEEEEEPPP. The heart monitor’s shrill pitch pierced through Grace’s head, and echoed on even after the machines were switched off. Totally unaware of the doctor and nurses offering their condolences and leaving the room, Grace stood across the room, rigid, silent, and staring at the hospital bed before her. She waited to feel. Something. Anything. She felt nothing. No loss, no regrets, and ironically no relief.

The monitor’s incessant alarm still shrieking in her ears, Grace was sta...

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The Write One

Posted by Nadia Romanov on Saturday, February 15, 2014, In : Novel 

“Todd, I’m flattered you thought of me, but….”

Grace’s attempts at protest were cut to the quick.

“Grace. Grace. Grace! What’s the issue here?? You admire his work, you’ve been looking for a new writing project, and I know you two will get on famously”, Todd interjected impatiently.

“What makes you say that? I barely get on with anyone”, I reminded my ‘matchmaking’ friend.

“Because you are both painstakingly soulful, intense, creative… Trust me on this Grace....

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The Fall of Grace

Posted by Nadia Romanov on Saturday, October 26, 2013, In : Novel 

The Fall of Grace

By Nadia Romanov

(This short story was written to meet the specific guidelines of a writing contest. It was required to be autumn related and contain a connection to the metaphysical. I seem to have done at least adequately well as this story won an award.)

The dried leaves crunched beneath her feet as Grace Kelley walked through Central Park.

Autumn had always been her favorite time of the year; the colorful leaves, the warm snuggly sweaters, the stylish boots, the delicious an...

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