Two lenses featuring the short stories I wrote for the Merry Fates competition:
La Belle Dame Sans Merci...
- La Belle Dame
La Belle Dame Sans Merci is the first short story I ever wrote. It's based on a prompt set by the Merry Sisters of Fate watcher prompt competition. The prompt was Frank Cadogan Cowper's painting "La Belle Dame Sans Merci", please follow the links bel...
Birth of the Moon...
- Birth of the Moon
The Birth of the Moon is a short story I wrote for a competition based on an illustration (shown opposite). The image opposite is an illustration that the Swedish illustrator, John Bauer, made for the story of Princess Tuvstarr. You can find out mor...
One lens that's about my writing in general:
- Rachel writing
I'm currently working on editing my first novel (over and over again!). It's an Urban Fantasy (or rural fantasy as it's set in a quiet coastal community) novel. I'm also continually working on short stories. Below you will find out more about the we...
And another that's about the Zombie story I want to write for Nano this year:
Planning for Nanowrimo 2009
Zombies!I'm going to write a zombie romance- yes it's probably going to be as bad as it sounds.
Find out more in the lens below.
- Plotting Zombies
I am a total sucker for Paranormal Romance novels... I bet you're wondering where the heck this is going! I also love zombie movies and I've been desperate to write a zombie story for a few years now but I've never tried writing a scary story. When...
I'm also near the end of reading Charles De Lint's book "Forests of the Heart". This is the second time I read it. I, of course, made a lens about it ;) here:
- Forests Of The Heart
Something called Bettina from her home in the Sonoran desert to Kellygnow, an artists' retreat in Newford. Bettina doesn't know who or what wants her help but she felt their call through la epoca del mito (the spirit world). The dark men are watching...