The Beast (Chapter 1 Extract)

The mist was closing in fast and it was deadly cold. All members of the small group shivered violently, a mixture of cold and dread inspiring the shakes. The bewitching hour had already passed, and the Yakush had not made an appearance yet. Dylan was nodding off, Ash...

Sharing the Love

Dear Readers, If you have stumbled on to my blogs (fiction and non-fiction) or books and found strange cause to linger more, please feel free to share them with all your friends, family and other networks and also feel free to give mention of author and/or blog...

Wonder

The image in the mirror stuck his tongue out and pulled his cheeks to flash the huge split across his lips. A mischievous shock of hair encroached on his forehead. An excited giggle shook Marlon as he pranced about and twirled his head in all directions. His heart...

Deep Dive into Adventure

As you might know (or more likely you might not since I’m unimportant), I love YA fiction, both to write and read (although I’ve outlived the age group by many, many…many years), spiced with a heady cocktail of adventure, mystery, romance, fantasy...

The Accident

Something hit him, or he hit something, hard; he was sure of it. The car rocked violently. Enough to cram his heart in to his mouth, he didn’t see it, he didn’t see anything. The heavens had opened up and his demister was struggling impotently against a clouded...

The Honourable Beggar

He almost took off the mendicant’s arm when he pushed it away. There was spite in his rejection. ‘You scum! why don’t you find some honest employment, without being parasites?’ words spat out with unrestrained passion. They got to camp under the shady haven of the...