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A Princess of Egypt's Old Kingdom travels to an Island to secure peace as assassins track her every move. A Minoan bull leaper woman is requested to give a private dance, but will she survive? Excitement and danger lurk as princess and bull leaper fight for love, Minoa, and freedom… Read More
Ninjas from thousands upon thousands of years ago always hid in the shadows. Lurking in the dark. Never to let there present be seen again.....until now! Will the evil ninjas win or will good side be the victor. What else will happen in the stir-up? Read More
The fabric of the cosmos is beginning to unravel ... The unified strong hierarchy of the gods begin to fail, as Hera plots revenge, and everyone from the minor gods to the legendary Titans are all starting to be pitted against each other! Mother against daughter, sister against brother, lover… Read More
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a simple poem about how quickly Mother Earth is transforming from a 'Green Planet' to an 'Urban Planet' Read More
In a scramble for power, who will dominate all? Read More
Earl Moore is a magician is on the verge of retirement, when he meets some wizards who want to seek his assistance when trouble is on the way. Read More
An Oxford University researcher travels to Iraq to uncover the remains of an ancient city, but she is completely unprepared for the findings that she uncovers. How will she respond to what she finds? Or will she simply pretend she never saw it? Cover image by Reimund Bertrams from Pixabay Read More
An archaeologist in Greece makes a side trip to visit a re-enactment Read More

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Prince Thane is the last surviving royalty of the Trinovantes Tribe in Roman Britannia, having surrendered to the Romans to save his two young daughters, whose identities he sacrifices his freedom to protect. He is condemned by Nero himself to become a gladiator, to fight until he dies in the… Read More
The Boudicca revolt has been squelched, the tribes of the Iceni and the Trinovantes have been exterminated by the Roman Governor of Britannia, Suetonius. Marius and Delia are now King and Queen of a broken Celtic tribe, and Marius has to use all his skill and cunning to help his… Read More

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Marius has been stationed on the island of 60AD Britannia for sixteen years, since his demotion from the famous Praetorian Guard after his suspected involvement in the assassination of Caligula. When Delia enters his life, she challenges everything he believes, effortlessly strips away years of Roman conditioning, and angers him… Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 11, 2018

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The wisdom of the ancients son Read More

Tags: ancient, advice

An ancient threat resurfaces, And a group of agents are joined together to stop this threat- but other threats surface. loyalties are tested and the impossible becomes possible. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2018

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Our negligence to ancient historically rich structures has demolished them into ruins... Read More
The first spiritual concepts among humanity. Read More
Oozing ectoplasm from ages old desert tombs.... Read More
A story for in which a great adventure folds. Read More
Lovecraft inspired poem Read More
Andrasta Vasyl, a seventeen year old warrior is destined to fight for her kingdom but when an order form the king to spy on foreign lands arrives, her destiny is to change forever. Read More
(A vision I had). Read More

Poem / Horror

May 18, 2017

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(A dream I had). Read More
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