• Distant Shores: Strange Voyage, Chapter 2

    November 11, 2019 by

    As the ship turned itself to face the horizon, Cyrene and Laucian made their way to the bow. Ropes creaked, and the vessel rose and fell steadily with the waves. Laucian felt another surge and looked back and up to see the sails belly out, full of a wind that otherwise did not seem to… Read more

  • Distant Shores: Strange Voyage, Chapter 1

    November 4, 2019 by

    Everyone knew about the ship. Whenever someone boarded it, it would set sail when the tide went out. With no crew and no sound, it would weigh its own anchor, unfurl its own sails and glide out with the tide toward the horizon. Sometimes two days would pass, sometimes three or more, but the ship… Read more

  • Pools of Light, Part 2 (End)

    October 31, 2019 by

    “Anyone else we should know about?” Tom asked her. He flinched as Elaine started unwinding the rosary from their wrists. “And can we hold onto this? Just in case.” Elaine chuckled softly as she piled the chain and crystals into his palm, placing the silver crucifix carefully on top. She curled his fingers over it.… Read more

  • NaNoWriMo 2019: Preparation

    October 29, 2019 by

    November is less than a week away, and with it comes National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo for short). For those not familiar with NaNoWriMo, the object is to write 50,000 words of a new novel by the end of November, which is an average of 1,667 words per day. For someone who can often… Read more

  • Pools of Light, Part 1

    October 28, 2019 by

    The door to the broom cupboard clicked shut behind them, leaving them in cramped darkness among the mops and shelves. The instant the light disappeared, Elaine clutched at Tom. He froze for a moment, startled. Wrapping one arm around her shoulders to comfort her, he tried the doorknob with the other, only to find it… Read more

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