Solitary Moments They arrived at the hospital where the woman thanked them endlessly. “You are too very good, Grazie. My name is Natalia Catalano.” Brian knew that name, why did he know it? It was on his list, of course, it was. Not Natalia but Eduardo. “Eduardo?” He spluttered. “Si, Eduardo Catalano, you know? You … Continue reading Words Out (con’d Chapters 12-13)
Pastures New Brian lay on his bed, he glanced at the notepad. He had been so busy the past few weeks that he had barely given it a second thought. He had meant to scan through it, purely out of curiosity when he thought he had recognised a name on the T.V. Now, what was … Continue reading Words Out (con’d Chapters 10-11)
Before the Committee D M Roberts Copyright 2022 Azrael entered the room, he bowed to the committee that sat before him. St Peter occupied the middle space. “Come forward.” He did as he was instructed. “Introduce yourself.” Azrael wondered why he had to introduce himself, they knew who he was, more protocol. “Azrael, Angel of … Continue reading Words Out con’d (chapters 8-9)
Old Friends D M Roberts Copyright 2022 Azrael did not make his presence known, but simply stood, as he often did, watching the old man. The heat was a dusty one as often was the case in this part of the world. The old man waved to his Great-grandchildren he was waving to the sky, … Continue reading Words Out (con’d Chapter 6-7)
Whats in a Name D M Roberts Copyright © 2022 D M Roberts All rights reserved The house was warmer than it had been of late, the day had been a hot one that had aided the alcohol in Brian's system. He had not looked at the notepad once today. He meant to try and … Continue reading Words Out (con’d Chapter 4-5)
A Narrow Escape D M Roberts Copyright © 2022 D M Roberts All rights reserved. Man, it was bright. Maybe he was in a hospital theatre, they had bright lights. The voices he heard were unfamiliar to him, strange and echoey. They seemed to be arguing about something, he couldn't make out what that was … Continue reading Words Out (con’d)
What makes you write about the things you write about? Is it a nagging idea in your mind that refuses to go, a thought you might have when you're watching the world go by, or, is it a planned concept from start to finish? Do you have an idea of what your characters personalities are, … Continue reading What’s your poison?
We had the privilege of attending the Brighton and Hove book fayre on Saturday. This event is of course a chance to sell some books, but more than that it's a great opportunity to meet fellow authors, gain & share valuable tips and feel a little less of a solitary crusader. The event was organised … Continue reading Book fayre