Nadina the real nymph talks to Galapera the fake nymph – and the world changes for her once again. Continue reading The Ophagy, Part 19 – “The Desire To Live Another Day”
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Winner (What? Did you think I was going to keep you in suspense?) THE SOUR GRAPES OF WRATH by Babbitman There are green ones And red ones But sometimes they are so dark that they are pretty much Black Oh, so black. And dark. Like my heart. Since you’ve been gone. You peeled grapes for me. Which was jolly… Continue reading WINNER of the Second Weekly Terrible Poetry Contest
Wars kill people. They devastate families. Wars should be a politician’s absolute last resort and they are an admission that they have failed their people. Continue reading Remember: not just Who and When, but also understand Why
It’s been a while since I achieved any of the top places in writing competitions, not that I enter that many. And okay, so this is a competition run by my writing group, but it was independently judged by historical fiction author, Clare Harvey. I entered two pieces in the letter writing competition, one that was a personal thank you to an inspirational author and … Continue reading Runner-up in Letter Writing Competition!
To see all other parts of the story please click here. “You’ve got a nymph on this island?” asked Micon. He glanced at Nadina with concern. She suddenly looked very vulnerable and confused. “Yes, she’s a Dryad, I think,” said Amykos. “Very into trees.” Nadina took a step towards the centaur. “Take me to her.” The two sailors looked at each other in alarm. Philippus … Continue reading The Ophagy, Part 18 – “An Acquired Taste”
Our intrepid crew have found another island and have decided to explore… Continue reading The Ophagy, Part 17 – “The Likes of You”
Poseidon has been vanquished, Nadina needs reassurance and Xanthius (the zombie sailor) starts asking awkward questions. Continue reading The Ophagy, Part 16 – “Difficult Things”