They won’t learn, will they Morris? You’re a Swamp Monster, not a Walump

Novel in progress: Working title ‘Of Marshes and Starlight’

A sequel to ‘The Captain‘ we follow on with Ashton’s adventures across the Aethermarinus as he once again must avoid getting into the clutches of the tyrant, Descada. That, however, is not his only trouble…

Voted one of the Judges’ Favourites on Ink and Insights 2017.

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We begin at an insignificant little place, a desolate beacon standing silent out in the empty smog

Completed novel: The Memory of Blue Sky

Do you remember a blue sky? Not just blue, but wide as the eye can see blue, and deep, eternally deep? A vista at once calm and still, but free and full of dreams? So open yet somehow undeniably certain, and as much a part of the fullness of existence as breathing? Continue reading “We begin at an insignificant little place, a desolate beacon standing silent out in the empty smog”

‘A Marsh Walump!’

Completed Novel: The Captain, the Avaeste and the King

This adventure started for me as an experiment in semi-lyrical prose. But by the time I’d written 30 pages (in a spectacular two-day stint) I realised I loved the characters and story too much to let them go just yet.

What followed was an epic quest, (for me and for my new written-to-life friends), as we discovered how to traverse the Aethermarinus and remain intact. Continue reading “‘A Marsh Walump!’”