Category Archives: Novel extract

The Furies of Wreyges


  I thought I’d brag a little by showing that the writing of Darx Circle had to go beyond the straightforward stuff of inventing new lands and characters and monsters. Here is a sample from a later stage of the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Fantasy, Novel extract, Personal Journal, Writing, Young Adult Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

DARX CIRCLE – NOVEL IN PROGRESS – CHAPTER 6(ii)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.) (I do know that instalments of novels, whether completed or – as in this case – in progress, are not usually popular posts.   However,  they provide a useful way of relooking … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Children's Fiction, Colonialist, verse, writing, music composition, fantasy, Africa, journal., Fantasy, Novel extract, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 17 Comments

DARX CIRCLE – NOVEL IN PROGRESS – CHAPTER 6(i)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.) (I do know that instalments of novels, whether completed or – as in this case – in progress, are not usally popular posts.   However,  I have decided to continue this series … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Fiction, Novel extract, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

Darx Circle Chapter 5 (iii)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.) CHAPTER 5 – The Ring and Between (For links to previous segments see sidebar.) ‘The thing is, though,’ Avinia added to Tyrentia, ‘we’re not quite sure about you.  We know that the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Colonialist, verse, writing, music composition, fantasy, Africa, journal., Fantasy, Novel extract | 9 Comments

DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 5 (ii)


  (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  Hugh and Tyrentia now began taking in more small doses of information.  It seemed they were standing at one end of a ring of flowers which must correspond to the one … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Fantasy, Novel extract, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 5 (i)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.) CHAPTER 5 – The Ring and Between (For links to previous segments see sidebar.) Indeed, Hugh could see that the mixed group of fairy folk was staying together in one spot as … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Novel extract, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 19 Comments

DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 4 (iii)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.) CHAPTER 4 – School, Clashes, and a Gathering. (For links to previous segments see sidebar.)   On Friday it was arranged that Hugh and Tyrentia would catch the bus from school to … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Colonialist, verse, writing, music composition, fantasy, Africa, journal., Fantasy, Novel extract | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments