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I have 321 stories published in 14 collections on the site.
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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


Two Halves of Heart

Two halves of a heart; Yin to the Yang. My plenty to your fire-blighted desert. The shadow, and the light it takes to cast it. Your blue to my orange...

Danger and Devotion

Crazy days. You reach the station, and you can see that everything is as it shouldn’t be. Even as the shuttle lands, you can see a difference in the...

Quarantine Bridge

She walks across the bridge every day. It’s the path between her home and the market. Each day, be it windy or sun-filled, wet, frozen, wild, grey,...

Pieces of Healing

Jodie slogged home through the rain. Pelting down, and icy cold. She tugged her coat around herself, trying to snuggle into the furry rim of her hood...
Gold cherry

In Hate

I am in hate. I used to be in love. But I’m done with that now. It started out so good, too. You wouldn’t believe how good; I mean he was so perfect...