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Haunted Ruins in the Gobi Desert

While I was working on the fifth book in the RHUNA series, namely Rhuna, The Snow…

Amazing Megaliths Around the World

What are Megaliths?   The basic answer is: a large stone that is part of a prehistoric…

Science Fiction & Fantasy: The Most Intelligent Genres

First of all, what exactly is this Fantasy and Science Fiction category which I think is…

Writing Inspired by Films

You might be wondering why there’s an article about films on an author’s blog, so I’m…

The Wonderful Art of Storytelling

Most likely, your first thought is of books when you read the title of this blog…

What really is Magic?

What do you think of when you hear the word Magic?  Do you think of a…

Red-haired Mummies around the World

Most of us immediately think of Ancient Egypt when we hear the word “mummies”, but did…

Two Authors Under One Roof

The two authors under one roof I’m writing about today are my husband and I; Bobby…

Ancient Mysteries in the South Pacific

Quite a few years ago now, I had the privilege of travelling to a small group…

The Writing Process: Some Advice and How to Unwind

My writing process is fairly straight-forward, combining practical common sense with a bit of unbridled creative…

Who Were the White Gods of Ancient History?

You’ve probably come across them and didn’t know it; either at school, in books or even…

What inspired me to write the RHUNA series

You might be surprised to learn that I was only 10 years old when the first…