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Sep 02 2017

Book Review: The Flame Bearer

The Flame Bearer:  Bernard Cornwell (2016)   Get your pitchforks and torches ready – I’ve been reading the Warrior Chronicles out of sequence! I know it’s terrible, but in my defence the books I had never put that they were part of a series on the cover, and...

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Aug 29 2017

Book Review: Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen (1813)   Having seen at least three different adaptations of this work, I tried some time ago to actually read the book and just couldn’t get into it.  But after seeing a copy in a charity shop for 25p I decided...

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Aug 12 2017

Dusk City Heist: Part II

Welcome to part two of my stories from the roleplaying game; Dusk City Outlaws (disclaimer at the end).  Iago Corona has already been recruited by the sorcerous Magoria, but this is a job that will take more than just a con man…   Caine I   Gideon looked up...

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Aug 03 2017

Book Review – American Gods

American Gods:  Neil Gaiman  (2001) Given the arrival of the TV series and the fact that my sister and two of my work colleagues had all read this, I was under strict instruction to get it read as soon as possible so that I could join...

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Jul 17 2017

Theatrical Review – Richard III

  This last Friday I went to see the Showcase Sioe Gerdd, a performing arts group based in Aberdare, production of Richard III at Redhouse in Merthyr Tydfil.  It took place in a small theatre upstairs (which had the mixed blessing of being very intimate but...

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Jul 01 2017

Dusk City Heist: Part I

  This last week some friends and I had a go at a pre-ordered version of the roleplaying game; Dusk City Outlaws.  Despite my devoted geek lifestyle I’d actually never played a game like this before and I really enjoyed it (I may even do a...

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Jun 09 2017

Leaping Wolf!

Yes, that's right; Leaping Wolf is now on Amazon!  The  official launch is being planned for later this month so watch this space - meanwhile, here are some links; go check them out!   https://www.amazon.co.uk/Leaping-Wolf-Book-Caledon-Saga/dp/0995521913/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1496938883&sr=1-1&keywords=j.p.+harker https://www.amazon.com/Leaping-Wolf-Book-Caledon-Saga/dp/0995521913/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1497028987&sr=1-1&keywords=leaping+wolf+harker...

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May 03 2017

Longshanks to Brexit

Longshanks to Brexit   ‘The one thing we learn from history is that we learn nothing from history.’ Trite perhaps but frequently true nonetheless.  I was thinking the other day about some of the policies being pursued by the current government (at time of writing that would...

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Apr 27 2017

Sneek Peek: Leaping Wolf

As you may have deduced, Leaping Wolf is coming soon to an Amazon near you so I thought I'd share a little snippet of Chapter 1 - enjoy!   "Gwydion turned his pony around and Gawan followed his lead as he spurred his mount into a canter,...

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Mar 31 2017

Book Review – Storm Front

The Dresden Files – Storm Front: Jim Butcher (2000)   OK, gargantuan task though it is, I’m looking forward to this; re-reading the epic Dresden Files (in between all my other reading!) and writing up some reviews for anyone interested in starting what is probably Jim Butcher’s...

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