AI Imaginings

As I write this, it’s June 2022 and I’m watching on with envy as Glastonbury takes place – the ultimate music festival. Part of me is glad my legs don’t have to walk ten miles a day, it’s a whole lot more comfortable watching from the sofa, and the toilets at home are much better, […]

Writing update and what I’ve been watching

ukraine

A darkness has descended over Europe. Prayers and thoughts are with Ukraine. In my writing news, I have just finished the first draft of book 3 in the Rankers series (sequels to Deliverance at Van Demon’s Deep), that’s now off to my amazing beta readers – if anyone else would like a read, do let […]

The state of the Feyrlands – Part 3: Clothes

tavern

In this series, I take you on a whistle-stop tour around the Feyrlands, looking at life and civilisation, seeing how the peoples of the world live, and how society looks compared to what we are familiar with. Today, we’re taking a look at what people wear, or as they’re commonly known, clothes. In the time […]

The state of the Feyrlands – Part 2: Weapons

Cannon

In this series, I take you on a whistle-stop tour around the Feyrlands, looking at life and civilisation, seeing how the peoples of the world live, and how society looks compared to what we are familiar with. This time, we’re looking at one of my favourite topics—weapons. What goes BANG? Weaponry in the Feyrlands is […]

The state of the Feyrlands – Part 1: Time

Fantasy Timepiece

In this series, I’ll be taking you on a whistle-stop tour around the Feyrlands, looking at life and civilisation, seeing how the peoples of the world live, and how society looks compared to what we are familiar with. In this first post, we’ll take a look at timekeeping. Tick-tock goes the clock… or does it? […]