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Spring Heeled Jack – Origins


The Banjolele is a strange instrument, but one that Lord Edenred loved to listen to, especially when it was being played by his faithful manservant, Burke. Standing at a mere five and a half feet, he was a methodical and meticulous man, making the most of the generous clothing allowance granted to him by his … Continue reading

Spring Heeled Jack – A normal man?


Normal was what Lord Edward Edenred considered himself to be. He realised that he was richer, considerably richer than the average man, but he liked to pride himself on the fact that he was still normal. Granted he lived in a number of large houses, had a number of servants and a personal wealth of … Continue reading

Female characters, going to give them a go


I’ve had an idea about an anthology called Department of Accidents, aka D.O.A. I think it’s a rather clever play on words and, if the idea behind it pans out, the premise should be good. Rather than sticking with the usual hardcore ex-Special Forces type of I’ve decided that my stories will feature two women, … Continue reading

Bitter Defeat – Blaise Maximillian


Well, I know that I’ve been saying it for a long time, but I’ve finally started to edit all of my Blaise stories so that I can publish them in an anthology of short stories, most like to be know as “Bitter Defeat Volume 1”. As many of you will know, I wrote some of … Continue reading

FREE – Deaths’ Messengers – A sneak preview


The text below is taken from my first published short story, Death’s Messengers, which is in the Grimm and Grimmer Volume Two anthology by Fringe Works. Enjoy what you read, and buy the book! Death sidestepped, brushing the kick aside with the outside of his right arm, slashing outwards with his left hand at the giant’s exposed … Continue reading

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