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Silent Knight: A Granny Maberly Yuletide Story

The prisoner in the cell beside Granny Maberly’s snored like a dragon: Drunken snores, impossibly loud, a disharmony about them akin to six youngsters trying to play the fiddle for the first time. It was the sort of sound that could make a tom-cat’s hair stand on end, and if there had been any babies in Blackwater prison (which there… Read more →

Upcoming Books in the Dragonish Series

I am great at writing my own stories and getting ghostwriting projects out for clients, but terrible at blogging and keeping in touch: And, like most fantasy writers, I’m not comfortable with promotion. I’m Scottish, and we were brought up to be modest about our talents and skills. If J.R.R. Tolkien had been Scottish, this is how he would have… Read more →

Idalos on Perfection

Those who have read my Dragonish flash fiction anthology will have met the immortal Tarn, Idalos, as a child in Tales of Mist and Magic. Just because he’s terminally unpleasant does not mean he doesn’t have brilliantly clear insight. Read more →

Two New, Exclusive “Granny Maberly” Yuletide Stories

This holiday season you can find not just one, but TWO new Granny Maberly/Dragonish stories, The Hawthorn Tree and Silent Knight  – plus many more Winter/Christmas stories – on Katharina Gerlach’s wonderful, free Indie Author’s Advent Calendar 2016. How does this work? Simply click on the correct date every day and unlock a brand new story for each day of advent.  … Read more →

Tales of Mist and Magic is Finally Live at Amazon

They say there are no more dragons—but Granny Maberly knows better. At ninety-four turns old, Granny’s seen more than her share of strange beings in her travels as matriarch to a headstrong Wagonwalker clan. And she’s lived long enough to know that not all monsters have horns (or tusks). Immortal Tarn who fall woefully short of legend; cannibal Moraggim haunting… Read more →