Christmas cards posted, Meals planned, presents wrapped, tree up. Soon friends will arrive!
On the website now: A serial starring Fred, and a giveaway! A little plug for the Princelings official website. Fred’s Yuletide Escape is a ten part serial, with four parts published but you can start here. The Giveaway that is only on the website (as opposed to the 12 Authors of Christmas which is everywhere) […]
This week’s challenge from Chuck Wendig was to write a story in your own ‘punk’ genre. This was in honour of the release of his new book Under the Empyrean Sky, which he calls ‘cornpunk’. I’m slightly familiar with cyberpunk, steampunk, and a search on wikipedia explained a few more to me. Generally these are […]
Here we are in the middle of Yuletide again. It’s such a busy time, but very enjoyable, and although he would never admit it, it’s a time Fred finds very stressful these days. There are a lot of duties on the King of Marsh, and he’s already despatched three of them, starting with the Solstice […]
We are at Castle Marsh, in a room in the south-east of the castle, looking out over the marshes. Silvery streams break up the sea of susurrating stems. Small birds fly across the streams every now and then and disappear back into the reeds. Someone seems to be reeling in a fishing line for hours […]