The stage had been set for a while. Louise had noticed the signs of impending doom from the beginning – the loose alliances solidifying, the subtle isolation of a “problem” player, the cautious glances and whispers behind his back. A figurative knife had suddenly appeared and was looming overhead, desperately seeking a target. The air … Continue reading The Rogue’s Departure (Flash Fiction)
Grey morning, soft rain - Moist air, heavy leaves falling. A road made anew.
The Unbroken Wheel How joyful I was in that job so new, But wait, a betrayal - Ned Stark is that you? A freshly baked drama, No escaping the trauma, Because yes, Littlefinger, I see you too.
Tired and grumpy, Always unprepared for you; Yet Monday arrives
Chapter 4. A Sudden Storm Almost four years after Caleb and Lilliya's joining ceremony Alastine and Sawyer were a potential match and one of Glyn’s most popular young couples. Keelia and Sheridan certainly generated much more talk and excitement but Alastine and Sawyer were seen as solid, well suited and a likable pair. Alastine had … Continue reading Original Work: The Madian, Chapter 4
Chapter 2: Shepherd’s Moon Inn (& Tavern) “Grampy, I thought it was your left leg that was hurt?” Moonie paused mid stride to look back at his granddaughter Sylvie. She was standing just behind the bar, dusting sheep hair from the countertop as she observed him with a seemingly innocent smile on her face. Moonie … Continue reading The Peasant Sylvie & Evil Little Dagmar: Chapter 2
By way of introduction readers of this blog will know that I have written a young adult fantasy entitled "The Madian". Perhaps not surprisingly (going by agent feedback) that work is getting very little traction on this blog, WattPad, or FictionPress. So just for fun I thought I'd share an earlier work that is probably … Continue reading Original Work: The Peasant Sylvie & Evil Little Dagmar (Chapter 1)