He was walking faster than she was, almost two steps to every one of hers. From thirty yards behind her, he couldn’t know that she had her earphones in. It was only a few steps ago that he had noticed her at all, walking along the street ahead of him. 😍 She had only … Continue reading Heart Eyes
It is time for an update, regarding the latest project: This morning I finished draft one of the new novel. I have never had such a blast writing something. What's more, something happened - kept happening throughout the story - while I was doing this one that I thought made it worthy of sharing. So … Continue reading The Evolution Of A Story: A Character Takeover
Well, hi there. It's been a while. (About 205 days, I think, if I've been counting right.) Let's get straight on, shall we. I've got another little tale to tell. And this time it's not very funny . . . The focus on writing about daily life in a record shop has always been to … Continue reading Tales From A Record Shop [#10]
From the edge of the forest I find the window. One of the many eyes of the city. To find it, I do not need to seek it. Three floors beneath the sign. The neon glow, startling the night. My eyes are drying. I grind soil between my forefingers and thumb. Soothing, and the scent … Continue reading Regeneration
When you add up a year of days, so much can change. Here are some of the songs that helped to inspire my year.
A tale with a twist . . .
*This is a short companion story to the novel The Reputation of Booya Carthy. It may contain spoilers apropos to the original story He stepped out of the house and pulled the door closed. The wind had picked up, taking the last leaves on the tree from their final grip to life. He looked along … Continue reading When The Last Leaves Fall (~the end~)
*This is a short companion story to the novel The Reputation of Booya Carthy. It may contain spoilers apropos to the original story. As the day continued to drift towards darkness, the Englishman had told Hunter of the link between Helland and this house. The then Sergeant had arranged the petition for the release of … Continue reading When The Last Leaves Fall (~chapter ten~)
*This is a short companion story to the novel The Reputation of Booya Carthy. It may contain spoilers apropos to the original story. As soon as he was within sight of the Oxford Garden Hotel, Hunter could see that the tall English gentleman was waiting outside, standing close to the curb and the cars buzzing … Continue reading When The Last leaves Fall (~chapter nine~)