This story comes from my late mother’s side of the family I was brought up in. I am no blood relative – but I cannot forget it. Continue reading
A new event in The Garret – an author interview. Perfect for those dark winter nights, here’s Lorraine Cannell answering questions about her paranormal thriller Hollow. Read on to discover Lorraine’s process and influence – and some juicy extracts . . .
On the Eve of All Souls, grateful thoughts about my adoptive mother who died in September. . . Continue reading
Black Snow Falling
written by L. J. MacWhirter
cover by Tim Byrne
published by Scotland Street Press
227 pages in hardback
philosophical Tudor fantasy with added time travel
Seaglass written by Eloise Williams
Cover art created by Anne Glenn
Illustrations by Guy Manning.
Published by Firefly Press September 2018
heartfelt family drama with a supernatural element
This is a story embroidered in freshwater pearls and swansdown, ermine and hoarfrost . . . Continue reading
I have unusually coloured eyes: marbled green-grey with a rim of hazel brown. Each could be a pond in a wood, a rockpool in the North Sea, some strange well. Continue reading
This is a tale told in the blackened runes of burnt heather stems . . .