I never think much about Earth, but right at this moment I am.

Novel in progress: Dizzy of Xanthra

Dizzy is a human girl who belongs to a Veyan family, a very long way from Earth. She has never considered running away until a situation arises which makes her question what she believes about her life, her family, and her future.

Judges Comments:

 ‘This story felt very original and is unlike anything else I have read’
Jessica de Bruyn

‘This is a unique narrative and the premise is well-thought out and well-presented.’
Kim Aiken

There is a depth in your theme here that is staggering.’
The immediacy of both Dizzy and the action are wonderful.’
– Jess P

Continue reading “I never think much about Earth, but right at this moment I am.”

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”