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Research Notes: Greenland Sirius Patrol

If you’ve read the free chapters from The Shining Ones, you’ll know that Ethne has just made a dramatic escape across the ice sheet in Greenland on a sledge pulled by huskies. She doesn’t know it yet, but she’s about to meet the owner of the sledge: Jorgen, a soldier with the Sirius Patrol. The… Continue reading Research Notes: Greenland Sirius Patrol

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The Shining Ones: Chapter 10 – gravity fails and the sun comes unhinged…

Previous: Chapter Nine Ethne stood in the darkness of the cave and held her breath. She was sure an attack was imminent; she had seen it clearly in her mind’s eye. Could she have imagined it? The others were irritable rather than scared. Voices called out for the generator to be fixed while people searched… Continue reading The Shining Ones: Chapter 10 – gravity fails and the sun comes unhinged…

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‘The Shining Ones’ paperback – available now!

I’m happy to announce The Shining Ones has entered manifestation – it physically exists! The paperback has been available for a little while but I was waiting for Amazon to link it to the Kindle edition on their site. So what’s it about? If you’ve been reading the free chapters, you’ll have an idea. The… Continue reading ‘The Shining Ones’ paperback – available now!

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The Shining Ones: Chapter 9 – false trails and fake IDs…

Previous: Chapter Eight Jack fought his way up the steps to the police station, pushing against the tide of bodies cramming the entrance. Nobody was moving. He couldn’t tell if they were entering or leaving and found himself caught in a Gordian knot of frantic and enraged people. Ana watched from the pavement. Stone griffins… Continue reading The Shining Ones: Chapter 9 – false trails and fake IDs…

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The Shining Ones: Chapter 8 – the efflux of Osiris and stupendous hair…

Previous: Chapter Seven Ethne glanced around the cavern. The floodlights threw twisted shadows over the rocks, like ghosts seeping into the cave from a hidden dimension beyond. The dry air buzzed with the murmur of voices. For a moment, she imagined they came from the stones themselves, igniting the ancient language in her mind. Then… Continue reading The Shining Ones: Chapter 8 – the efflux of Osiris and stupendous hair…

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The Shining Ones: Chapter 7 – waking up in a five star prison…

Previous: Chapter Six Michael lay across the middle of the bed, the soft pillows enveloped his head like the bosom of an immense goddess. Half asleep, he stretched out, luxuriating in the comfort and warmth. Subdued birdsong drifted through the window, as if the bird was concerned not to wake him. He hadn’t slept this… Continue reading The Shining Ones: Chapter 7 – waking up in a five star prison…

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The Shining Ones: Chapter 6 – an unexpected encounter with a pigeon…

Previous: Chapter Five Ana woke in the night and lay in the darkness fretting about ARK. It hadn’t taken them long to find her, despite switching off her phone. Jack had said it wouldn’t stop them, and he was right. ARK had become her shadow. She had spent the evening searching for Michael, to no… Continue reading The Shining Ones: Chapter 6 – an unexpected encounter with a pigeon…