The Lost Gateway to Annwn – My First eBook is now available!

My first eBook - Tales From the Lost Gateway to Annwn - is now available to buy on Smashwords! Click here to preview or purchase (redirects to Smashwords.com) Arthur Pendragon was not slain by Mordred at the battle of Camlaan but by the Gwyn ap-Nudd, the Fairy King of Annwn. Twenty original poems of varying … Continue reading The Lost Gateway to Annwn – My First eBook is now available!

In your dreams no-one can hear you scream – A short story

With Hallowe'en just 'round the corner, why not chill your bones with an nightmarish extract from my unpublished novel. - THE STORY SO FAR -     Paul Gunney has been plagued with nightmares ever since he moved to the village of St. Arvans. A strange woman, Mr Jeavons, says she's a witch and has told him … Continue reading In your dreams no-one can hear you scream – A short story

Reading between the frequently derided lines of Geoffrey of Monmouth

 - BRIEF ANALYSIS - Yesterday I presented a sci-fi short story, the day before an examination of story telling techniques and a verse from a poem. Continuing this trend of diversity, I turn my attention to the writings of Geoffrey of Monmouth. Geoffrey of Monmouth, best known for his Latin work The History of the … Continue reading Reading between the frequently derided lines of Geoffrey of Monmouth

The amazing water features and mysterious disappearing lakes of South Wales

- STRANGE BUT TRUE - South Wales has perhaps the most unusual and mysterious water features anywhere in the world. In every surviving version of Historia Britannum there is a list presenting Wonders of the World. The list is not always the same in each version but most of the wonders can be fairly easily … Continue reading The amazing water features and mysterious disappearing lakes of South Wales