SKYE, Chapter 1 – Water Monster

Novella Wednesday, chapter-by-chapter, continues! Skye is being followed. To and from school, and even when visiting her mentally ill mother at her care home. But it’s not her life that’s in danger, it’s the redemption of her soul. Chapter 1 Water Monster I don’t believe this…nineteen messages in the span of an hour. How desperate…and how…

On the Trail of the Blue Dragon

Short Story Monday continues! This week we follow a stubborn reporter, eaten by a lifelong obsession for a blue dragon… On the Trail of the Blue Dragon. ‘Um’m tellin’ ya,’ the drunken lad said. ‘Hew’s right ther’ befor’ m’eyes.’ The reporter only got a few of these, but years of scurrying the most forgotten places…

Novel Friday! Starts with ARKHAN, Days of Fire…

Chapter-by-chapter Novel Friday starts with Arkhan, Days of Fire… The City of Arkhan was ransacked and burnt to the ground. In lands now torn by black magic, Kamira must find a way to save herself, or surrender to the dead.   Chapter 1 A Rain of Stones Kamira remained still for a while, her fingers…

I See Her

I see her in Orion, Engulfed in stardust, Swirling in clouds of blue and pink. She is riding beasts of light in the groaning Universe, Ever in motion; She is as she was in life, Forceful and bright, Forever on the move. I see her as a blue wildebeest, On African woodlands, Her silhouette playing…

Instant Quote

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.” Douglas Adams

Novella Wednesday…starts with SKYE

The Novella Wednesday chapter-by-chapter starts today! Meet Skye… Prologue We’ve always known. No matter how little we remembered from our past, we knew we didn’t belong here. Memories start to form, out of dreams, out of life, out of a feeling you have. We still recall the day she came to meet us at the…

Unsuspected

The idea for this very first Short Story post (arguably more of a flash fiction kind of story) came when someone told me they had dreamed of me being contacted by a woman pirate writer. I loved this image and instantly imagined a writer on her pirate ship, floating in space in search of ideas…

Sunday Blog Post

“Not for the first time in the history of the universe, someone for whom communication normally came as effortlessly as a dream was stuck for inspiration when faced with a few lines on the back of a card.”  Terry Pratchett, Witches Abroad. … My sentiment exactly, as I tried to pen down my very first blog…