Month: May 2021

April showers bring May flowers.

April showers bring May flowers.

All that hard work in April has paid off – and whilst the results aren’t pastures overflowing from Dragonthorn or Blessed Thistle, Athelas or Elanor, or even a Triffid just yet, the little show of buds is rewarding enough. Mighty oaks from small acorns grow, and all that…. The main news, the big news, the …

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Butterscotch

Butterscotch

This is a short story that I entered in a recent competition. It was shortlisted and received a few fans on the judging panel. It is a slight deviation from my normal sword and sorcery, epic fantasy style, but it still has fantasy elements. Let me know what you think. ‘Mum, Dad!’ Little Christine Walker …

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What’s the Point of a Magic Sword?

What’s the Point of a Magic Sword?

Answer – The end you stick them with…. From Sting to Stormbringer, Gram to the Sword of Gryffindor, magical swords have always played a part in Fantasy stories and myths. Darkness Rising is no different as Bex of Samak is the keeper of Caladmorr, one of the five Weirdswords, blades forged millenia ago by a …

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Welcome to my World(s).

Welcome to my World(s).

or how and why…. I can’t remember the exact date when I started writing the Maingard Chronicles, but it was sometime in 2012 when I first put digital letter on digital page. But Bex’s story started years before then. She was a character I played in an MMO game during the early 2000s. An ordinary …

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