Category Archives: Stories

Book 1 — Published

Gonna keep this short.  My book, now on sale at Amazon. Edit: Also on Smashwords!

Posted in Art, Stories, Worldbuilding, Writing | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Excerpt: Senket and the Salt Desert

As they drew closer to where bare earth became whorled salt-bed, Lark said, “How does a place like this even happen?”

Posted in History, Legends, Stories, World Info | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Excerpt: Senket and the Salt Desert

Vignette: The Seal of Water

Aloyan Erosei the Younger stared into the blue line of the horizon, ignoring the water as it foamed up to either side of the ship’s prow.  All his attention, all his rage and desire were fixed on the dark fleck … Continue reading

Posted in Stories | Tagged , | Comments Off on Vignette: The Seal of Water

The Nemesis Variations: Love

[Excerpt from current version of book 1.] Abruptly, Morshoc said, “I came for you because they want you dead.”

Posted in Legends, Stories, World Info | Tagged , , | Comments Off on The Nemesis Variations: Love

Gwydren and the Lion

[Excerpt from an old draft of book 1, circa 2009] Cob shook his head and looked away.  “Stories are stories.”

Posted in Legends, Stories, World Info | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Gwydren and the Lion

Deleted Scenes: Book 1, Chapter 1

The boy stared into the fog-choked ravine.  Wan light pricked through the clouds in places, glossing the old hard ice and drawing rainbows in the haze.  Meltwater trickled around his goat-hide boots to fall in thin rivulets from the ledge.  … Continue reading

Posted in Stories | Tagged , | Comments Off on Deleted Scenes: Book 1, Chapter 1