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I have 321 stories published in 14 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 109118 times and 287 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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I write these days a cacophony of genres: fantasy, sci-fi, mainstream, literary, some poetry every now and then. Novels, short stories, novellas, and whatever might fall in-between. I joined ABC Tales in May of 2014, and appreciate the forum it gives me to write and experiment, and even to include my strange little illustrations next to my work. 

You won't see a lot of my stories published anywhere else just yet, but please check out a few of these sites:

Or check out my e-book: The Price of Blood; Book One of the Golwerra Stories, available from Amazon.  Links here to my book on Amazon UK and US.

and keep watching this space...

There are also a few more stories, and a few ravings (I mean, blog entries) to be found on my website:
And check out (somebody... please... anybody) my 24-part story "These Words That Describe Melissa":

My stories


The Way it Happened in the Moment

The moment was razor sharp. The moment was as clear as glass. In all these years since it happened, I have never stopped living in the moment. All...
Gold cherry


You can see my past from here. Perhaps not mine, not quite yet. You can see through the stars, through the void, and into the distant life of my...

Lucy and Logan in Lockdown

Logan was an artist; Lucy was a fashion designer. This is important. Look: # Logan and Lucy met at a party. It was hosted by the friend of a friend...


A distinctive trail of logic informed the path that brought me here. To my car, I mean, driving along the road at night with nothing packed, towards...


I don’t know why I left you. Sometimes I lie awake at night and I think about it. I mean, we were good together after all; we had fun, we connected,...