Category Archives: Fantasy

Arrival – #writephoto

There was something very odd about the light. The dual shadows should have clued me in: one stretched out in front of me — and one behind. I looked up into the mists that surrounded me, to see that there … Continue reading

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The nightmare

The huge, bizarre creature atop the podium glared at me with its single eye. The several protuberances emanating from its body coiled and twirled ceaselessly. The smell, strongly reminiscent of rotten meat and — of all things — lemons, was … Continue reading

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Visitation

They had come at night, that one time. It was a still night; not a breath of wind, yet there had been a zephyr-like sound, a series of popping noises, and then they were simply there. Naturally, I’d been a … Continue reading

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Riverside rest

Every year, without fail, they return to the same spot; the place where they met. They have no need to speak. Many words have been exchanged in the past. Most were pleasant, some were banal, a few were heated. Now, … Continue reading

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Do you know where your towel is?

Calling all hoopy froods: it is (at the time of writing) 42 days until Towel Day! Towel Day is celebrated every year on 25 May as a tribute to the late author Douglas Adams. On this day, fans openly carry … Continue reading

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Can anything good come from a betrayal?

Starcraft is an awesome game. But more than that, it’s a love story; one that begins with a betrayal. Sarah Kerrigan has worked hard to further the aims of Arcturus Mengsk, the Emperor of the Terran Dominion. But for some … Continue reading

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Approaching the end

Woe is me. For what is my purpose but to shed light upon the darkness? I’ll admit that I’m not nearly as beneficial as some other sources of illumination, but if you are bereft of choice I’ll do my level … Continue reading

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Get my eBook for FREE, All Fool’s Day 2020

It’s no joke! On 01Apr2020* my eBook is available totally FREE! Just click on this link right here to get it. If you don’t have a Kindle, don’t worry, you can use the Kindle app or Kindle for PC Enjoy! … Continue reading

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Beyond the door

The door at the top of the house hadn’t been opened in years. There’s a flappy thing — I think it’s called an ‘escutcheon’ — that covers the keyhole; sometimes I would move it aside and peer inside, imagining what … Continue reading

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The storyteller

The old man in the shop had promised her it would work when she least expected it to, so, although she couldn’t really afford it, she’d bought it. She’d taken it home and waited, patiently. But it just sat there. … Continue reading

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