Introducing a collaboration

This week I am lucky enough to be collaborating with one of my oldest friends, and one of the brightest and most imaginative talents I know, Marlyn Bartolome, a gorgeously inspiring painter from my hometown in New Zealand. Here is a preview of her work, go check out her new blog – I wonder if…

The Winter King (Part Four)

And now, the final part… The Winter King. Part Four. J R Manawa. Darkness fell over the land as the Enchantress stood and turned to face theΒ king. Her eyes shone as black as her heart, and the quiet innocence with which she had seduced him now melted away completely in the face of his betrayal….

The Winter King (Part Three)

I like stories that can be read in bite-sized chunks. Because of this, and for the sake of the tale, you will have to wait until Tuesday for the final part of The Winter King’s story. In the meantime, here is part three, some Sunday reading for you (or Monday reading depending where in the…

The Winter King (Part Two)

Every good fairytale has a beginning, a middle, and an ending. Funny that I thought this story only had two parts. I was wrong! Also, I am sorry it took two days longer than the promised week to arrive. I’d like to think that good things take time, but procrastination is also a thing that…

The Winter King (Part One)

I did promise a fairytale exactly seven days ago, and here I have delivered as promised. It took a bit longer than I first suggested, it usually does when you are trying to balance several things at once! I am happy to say I am also working on my novel once more, which at times…