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DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 4 (i)


  (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)   CHAPTER 4 – School, Clashes, and a Gathering.  (For links to previous segments see sidebar.)  Donald and Hugh had been invited for supper, and were made to feel completely at … Continue reading

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DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 3 (iv)


  (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)   CHAPTER 3: An Angel and a Witch, and Shocks (iv) (For links to previous segments see sidebar.)  Tyrentia looked him up and down. ‘What’s all this nonsense I heard about … Continue reading

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DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 3 (iii)


(See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  CHAPTER 3: An Angel and a Witch, and Shocks (iii) (For links to previous segments see sidebar.)  She gave him a contemptuous look and then her attention went to a group of … Continue reading

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DARX CIRCLE Novel Instalment – Chapter 3 (ii)


  (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  CHAPTER 3: An Angel and a Witch, and Shocks (ii) (For links to previous segments see sidebar.)   At that moment Donald came from the direction of the kitchen, holding a … Continue reading

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SIX WORD STORY CHALLENGE: Inspiration.


    This week the Figments of a DuTchess Six Word Story Challenge is on:  Inspiration.    A tantalising theme opens melodic floodgates.  © Colonialist June 2013 (WordPress)  

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DARX CIRCLE: Fantasy Novel Extract: Chapter 3 (i)


  CHAPTER 3: An Angel and a Witch, and Shocks (i) (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  (For links to previous segments see sidebar)   So insistent had the last part of the message been that Hugh was … Continue reading

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DARX CIRCLE CHAPTER 2 (iii)


  DARX CIRCLE CHAPTER 2:  Return to the Valley, Bombshell, Bullies, and a Message (iii) (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  (For links to previous segments see sidebar)       The next day Hugh had a feeling … Continue reading

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DARX CIRCLE CHAPTER 2: Return to the Valley and a Bombshell (ii)


  (See sidebar for Translator, Music, Novels, Awards etc.)  (For links to previous segments see sidebar)   After driving in silence for some time, and a few false starts, Donald said hesitantly, ‘Hugh, I had a special reason for wanting … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction: 55-word story: Home


  This is prompted by    Helen’s previous forest walks had been on summer nights.  Now, dry leaves scrunched underfoot – and then, also, from behind her!  She kept swinging round.  Nothing.   The sounds followed as Helen started back. … Continue reading

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SIX WORD STORY CHALLENGE: REGRET


    My response to the topic for this week from Marion Driessen.  ‘I love you!’ said too late …  © Colonialist June 2013 (WordPress)  

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