Tag Archives: fantasy writing

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

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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

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Helping me to recover


I haven’t forgotten the caption competition. This is the last call for Flight OF FANCY 2B.  Passengers to Caption Competition please board immediately at Gate 1. Anybody not on the flight when it takes off will be left behind. I … Continue reading

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A PASSAGE PASSAGE


  This picture represents the SidevieW theme for the weekend.  It put me in mind of a passage – (ha ha!) –  from my Baa Baa Black Belt fantasy, but after reading the extract I found it didn’t quite fit.  … Continue reading

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INTO THE PLAYGROUND


  After a great deal more tinkering, I think I will rest on my laurels with Immy and the music and the story and the juggling of the illustrations. I hope said bay tree doesn’t have any sticky-out bits which … Continue reading

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THE REAL UNREAL


            As another bash at the ‘Alternate Reality’ side view theme for the weekend, it would be downright unnatural if I didn’t use the opportunity to touch on my own fantasy writing.        All my … Continue reading

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PAINFULLY POMPOUS AND PEDANTIC POST – AN ALTERNATE REALITY.


          I love the current side view theme. It deals with something which could well fit under the heading of fantasy, and fantasy is something I tend to indulge in a lot (who would have noticed?).  … Continue reading

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