Epic Fantasy: Books of Blood

An epic fantasy series, set in a fantasy world where the connection between nations is via a rapid transport system. I started this series to answer a simple question – how different would the world be if nations connections with each other were limited to very specific routes through archeotech …

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Three Runes

Authors Note This was a story I wrote in response to a scribophile competition (1000 word limit flash fiction) with the following prompt: A man wakes up in a room filled with wolf portraits. He can’t remember how he got here, or who he is. Written in blood is the word, …

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My muse has fat ankles

One of the topics that seems to come up quite often is writers talking about the muse. When I first started writing this mythical being was something along the lines of Shakespeare’s: O for a Muse of fire, that would ascend the brightest heaven of invention, Now that I’ve been …

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Sometimes words are like gold dust, they hammer the keyboard with a life of their own and fill the pages with almost no effort – but usually words are like mismatched pieces of stone that have to be begged, cajoled and threatened into place… and yet somehow if you keep …

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