A short tarot themed story for you 🙂 Happy Valentines Day! Don’t slip up now. I shuffled the tarot pack. Who was my soul-mate? With a deep breath, I picked three cards then set them down one by one on the velvet cloth: the who, where, how… Who: Freedom. The eyes of the athletic man in the image burned into mine and I almost dropped the card. Would he know, this soul-mate, how I longed to experience real love and freedom, not this shallow excuse for a life? Where and how: The Fool and The World. The Fool looked like … Continue reading Microfiction: Who Where How
Dearest Paul The advent of your eighteenth year, couldn’t bring more joy to my heart. It is with much love and regard that I have had this shirt made for you by the most accomplished in the land. My only … Continue reading Flash Fiction: A Shirt Fit For A Prince
Way back in 2007, I was going through a ‘Snow Patrol’ phase which coincided with me being in my maybe-I-should-try-writing-a-romance-story phase. So, I decided to combine the two phases, and…came up with nothing. Fortunately, I had (and still have) some … Continue reading Excerpt: Weaver’s Tale by Leenna Naidoo
He was strong; his father was stronger. He was experienced in such matters; his father infinitesimally more so. He was smart; and when it came to his father, the jury was still out on that one. Torm’s smile was grim. Continue reading Flash Fiction Story: sci-fi-fantasy
He steps close. Oblivious she… Continue reading Twin-Flame: Romance in 25 words
So, I finally got around to compiling into one volume most of my short (and very short) fantasy and science fiction, most written (and some even published) over the past 7-years (7 years! OMG times flying). ‘The Bagua and other … Continue reading Questings
Yup, Wizards in space. Bet you’d never guess I’d work on a series with that premise…but I am! I’ve joined the Wizards In Space storyverse over at Fiction Vortex. Created by Archmage Eugene Morgulis, my fellow traveling wizards (okay, one’s … Continue reading It’s Wizards…In Space!
I know you’re probably tired of hearing about it, but I’m going to write one last post about it! And as I love, love, love how the cover turned out, I thought I’d give you an insiders look at that … Continue reading It’s out today! 3 Million’s A Crowd
With the Smashwords Summer/Winter Sale now in it’s second week, I thought it would be fun to let you know which of my books is now ‘trending’ within my own catalogue. Surprise, surprise–they’re all short stories! Also, where you can … Continue reading Update: A wee catch-up
I was going through some of my old work and came across this writing exercise from the FutureLearn course I did last year. It’s much like an exercise I used to do with my students who loved guessing the ‘Truth’ … Continue reading Guess!