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Rachel E Carter - First Year (The Black Mage #1)

Before the age of seventeen the young men and women of Jerar are given a choice -follow tradition, or pursue a trial year in one of the realm’s three war schools to study as a soldier, knight or mage… 959 more words

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A Series of Fortunate Events - BFS Night and Cruelty Launch!

Had a busy couple of days round here, taking myself and my grotty cold Out and About.

On FRIDAY I was down at Bristol Central Library… 259 more words


Weekend Writing Warriors ~ I'm Not Your Enemy

Hello and welcome to Weekend Writing Warriors Blog Hop.  I missed last week because I was in Seattle channeling my fae self at Mythic Worlds, a delightful playground for authors, artists, wisdom workers and anyone who likes to dress up.   515 more words

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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire

We all know Dorothy’s story in the classic tale The Wizard of Oz, but what about the other side of the story? Meet Elphaba, the little green girl who grows up to be the Wicked Witch of the West and discover a gripping tale set in Maguire’s fantastical world of Oz. 414 more words

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Night Roads

It started with a lantern on a road at night.

I was traveling alone, as I often did, my senses not on edge, but not dormant. 477 more words



From time to time I am going to put up a few short stories I have written. So here is the first one called ‘Alone’ 3,680 more words


An experience of writing in the first person

I remember when I had finished my first novel I really needed a beta reader, but at the time I had no one whom I could ask, and considering the beginning of the book is about religion I wanted to find some people who where fundamentalist Christians to test it out, just so I could see if it was going to cause lots of angst with them. 214 more words