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The Blind Time Traveller

This will probably be the last of these I post for a bit, I’m aiming to get the book done soon and I want to have a few stories left to make it worth the €5 for the e-book. It … Continue reading

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The Riddlespawn

This got pretty long, and quite complicated as the distant past of the Void Dimension and the ancient species that live there began coming out of the woodwork. I won’t say careful readers of my published works should be able … Continue reading

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The Fang o’ God

“What’s going on, old girl?” Captain Hartigan asked as they took their places on the bridge. “We’re not due to come out of the grey for another three weeks, are we?” “No, Captain,” the Conch said formally, “but we have … Continue reading

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The Fantastical Cakes of Zoogo Zaroy

“Shmoof,” Basil announced. “It’s this powdery stuff that puffs up into a big kind of blob when you pour water on it. If you eat it right away, it goes on swelling in your stomach and makes you feel like … Continue reading

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The Golden Idol

“Captain?” Galana tapped on the comms panel again. “Captain Hartigan?” there was no response. She looked up at the ceiling. “Computer,” she said, “is the Captain awake?” “Not fully,” the Conch replied smoothly. “I have begun the process of waking … Continue reading

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Lil bonus post

I know, that was a lazy excuse for a Saturday post even with Ropecon as an explanation. Here, take a Twitter snippet as a bonus. I created a new character, bard Jonnifer "the Bear" Wubbleford, based on a chum of … Continue reading

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Friday Filler: These are the silly little things that make me happy

Here’s a random funny writing story. After my decision to put out a little mercenary short story with the combined goals of inspiring myself to kick into something, test my premium blog offering and make enough spare cash to pay … Continue reading

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Heavy to Industrial-Grade Mythos

Day 80. 70 pages, 33,036 words. Suspending word count at this point. The following excerpts come from the prologue to The Last Days of Earth. From here on out I’m focussing on my unexpected new short story anthology for a … Continue reading

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Checking In

Day 79. 70 pages, 33,036 words. So it was a fun and busy midsummer weekend and now things are looking even crazier. Lots of fun though, and I’m looking forward to getting started … I’m just not sure how much … Continue reading

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Never *that* broke (hopefully)

Day 66. 67 pages, 31,738 words. As a first-world-struggling writer with two kids and a mortgage and car payments, I often find myself nearing the red line of zero cash by the end of the month. A lot of this … Continue reading

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