Below is a short story about the curious case of an unexpected letter, a Grandson, and his eccentric Grandmother, who was recently deceased. (I limited myself to just fifteen hundred words) Thoughts, feedback and comments are welcome. Enjoy! An Unexpected Letter By Chris J Mitchell Dear Mr Benjamin Rode, the letter began. I do hope […]
The Wilderness: A vast expanse of untamed nature, a place of danger, mystery and viewed as a habitat to tread in carefully, if at all, by our ancient ancestors. A prominent theme in mythology, wilderness is often used in storytelling as a place of moral testing and tales of warning from the great unknown. But why […]
The Polish fantasy writer best known for his book series, The Witcher Saga. Sapkowski’s literary career started in translation, where he worked on science fiction novels. Perhaps a flukey writer, he claims to have written his first short story, The Witcher, simply to enter a competition ran by the Polish sci-fi and fantasy magazine, Fantastyka. […]
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