Andervayne's Dream
Andervayne's Dream, Poetry, Writing

Andervayne’s Dream and Other Poems

In these times of quick gratification and short attention spans, I decided to try and buck the trend and present something not only with greater length but also depth. The poems in this collection were written over a long period and for different purposes. They are varied but they are all long. And they all… Continue reading Andervayne’s Dream and Other Poems

Andervayne's Dream
Andervayne's Dream, Poetry, Writing

Andervyane’s Dream

This is the longest and by far the most complex of the works here. The main bulk of the poem follows a very strict format (the Prologue and Epilogue are purposefully outside this format and there is meaning in that too). Part of that format informs the inclusion of much of the symbolism within and… Continue reading Andervyane’s Dream

Cinquain, Creative Writing, Etheree, Haiku, Nonet, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Self Publishing, Senryu, Tanka, Writing

A Spring of Dreams

365 poems of different forms and moods. A poem a day for a year. Read in a Spring of Dreams now.

Andervayne's Dream, Creative Writing, Fantasy Fiction, Poetry, Self Publishing

What do you seek?

If it is a tale of a farmhand, dreaming of the landowners daughter, becoming a knight and facing trials amongst fantastical creatures. This might be the place for you If it is the tale of two magical lover's, dancing on a cloud, maybe you have found the moment to pause and take note. If it… Continue reading What do you seek?

Andervayne's Dream, Creative Writing, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

Breaking into the top 10!

Many thanks to everyone who downloaded my latest poetry collection during the launch promotion. If you get the time for a review that would help greatly. The good news is that it manged to break into the top 10 in its genre both in the UK and US, reaching no. 7 and 8 respectively. Let's… Continue reading Breaking into the top 10!

Andervayne's Dream, Creative Writing, Fantasy Fiction, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

Rejoining the Blogosphere

and asking a favour. So I have been relatively quiet on social media and the blog lately, confining myself to reblogs and teasers. This has largely been down to real life concerns taking over, things that needed attention and drained me. But the other reason is that, having very little time, I dedicated it all… Continue reading Rejoining the Blogosphere

Andervayne's Dream, Creative Writing, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

Andervayne’s Dream – Cover Design

So, trying to design the cover for my upcoming poetry collection. So here's a quick poll - which of these looks best? Are any of them any good? Or should I try again? Let me know in the comments. A B C

Creative Writing, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

First Sale

First sale of A Spring of Dreams! Here's to more I hope. Wonder if it was some one I know or a stranger.