Poison: A Poem

Hi there! This is a poem I’ve had brewing for a little while and finally decided to write this evening, which I hope you enjoy. There were briars tangled under her skin, Hidden, Just below the surface so her thorns pricked But no one could see that it was her That left the scratches on … More Poison: A Poem

I want to write…

I want to write of a city of ships where the streets are half-rotted planks suspended above the deep blue abyss, where ropes form this place’s trees and no-one knows how to swim because the depth of the sea seeps into your bones, a dull aching moan that pulls you under before you can think … More I want to write…

Travellers Rest: All Creatures Welcome (An Extract)

Hi there! Please enjoy this little short story. The sign outside calls it the ‘Travellers Rest’, and it is unusual, to say the least. It is well-known that taverns and inns are passing points, gateways, places where the boundaries are blurred, thin. Most, however, have strict policies on other-worldlies, or ‘monsters’, ‘demons’, as they are … More Travellers Rest: All Creatures Welcome (An Extract)

Alternate Fairytale – The Princess in the Tower

Hi there! This a short story about a rebellious fairy-tale princess who succeeds in outwitting her sexist family. Enjoy! Once upon a time, in a faraway land where the grass sings lullabies and the foxes fly, where the streams lie purple under the moon, when dragons roam in the wilderness, there lived a princess. She … More Alternate Fairytale – The Princess in the Tower