Tag: Fantasy

One Dream Achieved.

One Dream Achieved.

Five to go! Finally, I am in print! The Darkness Rising launched 25th June 2021. Despite a plethora of excuses, one dream of a child finally satisfied. Now just the others to complete – earn billions, rule the world, fly into space and lift the World Cup for England and captain the cricket team to …

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Rabbit holes, Heroes and Bunkers

Rabbit holes, Heroes and Bunkers

Not a strange, new Role Playing Game…. Not fantasy related today but just an observation regarding connections. Or as Douglas Adams’ Holistic Detective, Dirk Gently, would put it: ‘the interconnectedness of all things.’ For an inquisitive mind, the fascinating thing about the internet is not only the number of rabbit holes you end up in, …

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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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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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