She is just in time to discover that she is one of the last three aliens in a failed experiment…and that the next mooring will be their last.
Well paced, with strong and likeable characters, the tension rises as Rowhan takes on the best and worst that the planet Selene can offer in her struggle to survive and to save her friends and her new home planet … Selene. [Read more…]
Worlds apart –
Jane handed her cousin, Babs, the old Flemish sword. She’d found it under the ancient floor boards of her home, a converted pub, during painstaking renovations. The Old Swan had been a flourishing inn and had been extended more than once in the three or four hundred years it had stood beside a country road winding between London and Newmarket.
Babs ran her fingers delicately along the flat sides of the sword. They were rough with a light patina of rust. The blade was surprisingly thin and about elbow to finger tips in length, with the handle and guard beyond that. There was the faintest tingle from it. Nothing much. [Read more…]
What if teleportation becomes possible? Why not write a 400-600 word story about how it could be? Enter it below (in Comments) and the winning one will be featured on the front page! Don’t forget to put the name you want it credited to. We reserve the right to eliminate any story for unsuitable content or name.
Below is my offering as an incentive:
The ‘port felt hot and airless to the assortment of people waiting in the queue. The authorities had said that without the [Read more…]
I am delighted to tell you that the first Around the Bend is now an ebook on Amazon/Kindle: Click here.
Stories from Saudi Arabia to Russia, Europe to Canada: here are 13 tales of wit and wisdom to ponder. Why? Travel not only broadens the mind, it can expand the heart. In gaining insight about other people, places and cultures we discover more about ourselves. When you are traveling with children, even more doors open!
This book is a little over 7,000 words. When enough of the series have been written they will be all put into a print book.