Monthly Archives: April 2013

Battle of the Gods

We witnessed a colossal battle in the heavens last night. First Zeus threw down his lightning across the Mediterranean Sea, vaunting his supremacy over sky, sea and earth. Time and again the blinding streaks crackled across the sky, seeming to … Continue reading

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Foes and A Friend. #SampleSunday #HistNov

Part 4 of my work in progress, Beguiled. I stumbled along the corridor until I had turned again into the gallery. I could barely see where I was going. My head was whirling, my eyes overcast. My mind went back … Continue reading

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First Writings

I’ve just found something I had completely forgotten. It’s a little green notebook, tattered and stained and it contains the first poems I ever wrote. I browsed through it and was intrigued, though not too much surprised, at how the … Continue reading

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Beguiled Part 3. #SampleSunday #Histnov #amwriting

I hurried along the corridors of the Palace. It was growing dark, the sun had just set and the threatening storm was painting the sky a morbid grey. It was not yet twilight but that time of threat and promise … Continue reading

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My Writing Space

I have lived in many homes and had a variety of writing places. I have found that those which seemed least pleasant often led to me being more creative and productive. I wrote my first collection of short stories crammed … Continue reading

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In memory of Clement Attlee RIP – the greatest British Prime Minister of all time

In memory of Clement Attlee RIP – the greatest British Prime Minister of all time.

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Historical Novelists’ Book Fair 12-15 April

Francine Howarth is hosting a four day Historical Novelists Book Fair for the period 12 – 15 April on her Romancing the Blog site. Click on the link below to go to her site to find out more about the … Continue reading

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