Enchanted Gathering

Brownies bustled, sweeping the forest floor Chimera took charge, baring tooth an claw Faeries by the dozen, maybe hundreds, in a buzz As Fuaths, the ugly little jerks, mischievous, poked tongues   Gnomes patted the dust from their peaked red hats While Pixies played the tambourine like aristocrats A group of Elves stood apart, their … More Enchanted Gathering


The machine leeching your life day after day Breathing in rhythm with your Demanding heart Watching in expectation for you To become The next desire that presents in your mind The machine leeching your life takes hold the older you get Designing your life Making new claims Keeping old beliefs held tight Under an ever-expanding … More SLEEPING in the MATRIX

Deadly Memories

Title: Deadly Memories Author: Mary Alford Genre: Fiction – Romantic Suspense Formats: Mass Market Paperback & eBook Published by: Love Inspired Suspense, Harlequin Digital Sales Corp.  ISBN-13: 978-0373457151 Pub. Date: June 6, 2017 Number of pages: 224 Content Warning: N/A Age Restriction: Adults Purchase at: Amazon.com, B&N, Amazon.ca & Amazon.co.uk Author Bio: Mary Alford was inspired to become a writer after reading … More Deadly Memories

Poetry by Me

Quixotic Swirling hues of green and blue Separated suddenly to breakthrough Into a vision, a prophetic hallucination Standing before me; Earthmother and cauldron   The sun flared gold and bon-fire red As Earthmother twisted her Shagbark head Chanting unwords I listened and stood As new life appeared from her branches of wood   Cascading green … More Poetry by Me

The Consul’s Daughter by Mark Knowles

Author Bio: Mark Knowles read degrees in Classics and Management Studies at Downing College, Cambridge. After a decade working as a frontline officer and supervisor within the Metropolitan Police Service, he became Head of Classics at a school in Harrogate. He is a particular fan of experimental archaeology and rowed on the reconstructed Ancient Athenian trireme … More The Consul’s Daughter by Mark Knowles


The Gold Coast swelters in record temperatures, and car salesman Gary Braswell’s hot under the collar. With sales at rock-bottom, and up to his neck in debt to loan shark Jocko Mackenzie, Gary’s sweating on a fat commission from a mysterious Russian couple. If the loan is not repaid, there’s more than Gary’s kneecaps at … More SOLD!