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Written June 6, 2017

Force Majeure

Pushing a mammoth uphill

The three basic elements to story are Objective, Obstacle and Ticking Clock. The later refers to an unstoppable event that forces the story to continue forward to its conclusion. This can be something as obvious as the timer on a bomb, or as subtle as someone’s temper threatening to explode.

 

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Written February 14, 2017

“Aquarium”

Boy with mermaid in aquarium.

“If you really loved me, I’d already be out of here.”

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Written January 25, 2017

“Draco Rex”

Dragon skeleton in museum.

“Draco Rex”

New exhibition!

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Written January 23, 2017

‘Work to be Done’

Man with axe faces wall of thorns

How I feel at the start of each new project.

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Written January 7, 2017

“Steed”

Man on horse of stone

Rocking horse.

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Written January 4, 2017

Poor Yorick

Robot Hamlet with Skull

“He hath borne me on his back a thousand times.”

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Written December 21, 2016

Spirit Pool

Girl bath in front of stone head

“Spirit Pool”

Tranquility.

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Written November 3, 2016

“Not in a Hurry”

Girl riding a tortoise

Learn to enjoy the journey.

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Written October 19, 2016

Lonely Planet

Child sitting in a swing on an alien planet

“Lonely Planet”

It’s being the only child in a best online casino usa strange world.

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Written October 4, 2016

The Heart of the Hollow World #20 “Pru”

Pru confronts an ancient robot with a ray gun

#20 “Pru”

Emery learns the hard way why you should never anger a Queen who commands giant robots. The Heart of the Hollow World #20 “Pru” is now available for FREE in our Library, on the Scrollon App for iOS, and at Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited!

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Written September 23, 2016

Everyone Likes Ice Cream

A boy, a dragon and an ice cream cone

“Everyone Likes Ice Cream”

Learn to share.

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Written September 16, 2016

Work of Art

Oz admires the craftsmanship of an Alpirian weapon.

“Work of Art”

Oz Kinster admires the craftsmanship of an Alpirian weapon in The Heart of the Hollow World #19 “Breach”.

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Written September 14, 2016

“Roadside Repairs”

alien repairing flying saucer on roadside

“Roadside Repairs”

I think we all know how annoying it can be when your flying saucer breaks down in a strange place.

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Written September 12, 2016

Travel Tips for Adventurers #2

Travel Tips for Adventures #2

“Study your map”

I think we can all relate to the annoying inconvenience of running low on oxygen during space travel.

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Written September 9, 2016

“Beware the White Monkey”

Beware the White Monkey

“White Monkey”

Cute but malevolent, and up to mischief in the Hollow World!

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Written September 7, 2016

“Sentry”

Fantasy woman sentry with ribbon

“Sentry”

Vigilance comes in many forms.

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Written September 6, 2016

The Heart of the Hollow World #19 “Breach”

Pru and white ape from The Heart of the Hollow World #19 "Breach"

“Breach”

The Heart of the Hollow World is back!

I know. I’ve been lazy the last few months. It’s that pesky feature film work that gets in the way.

#19 “Breach” is live on the home page at scrollon.com, on the Scrollon app for iOS and now at Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited.

Behind the strong walls of Alpiria hard decisions must be made by Emery and his companions just as the security of the ancient fortress is being breach by an brutal enemy.

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Written September 5, 2016

Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited

Travel Tips for Adventurers #1

Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited

Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited is live!

This site has been in the works for many months, and in my head for several years. Ashfire Moon is powered by Scrollon® and  dedicated to original fantasy and science fiction adventure content. It offers long and short form digital comics as well as one-off illustrations where we tell a story in a single image australian pokies online. And if that’s not enough, you’ll also find Travel Tips for Adventurers, suggested travel accessories and useful phrases (I think we all know how useful it would be to order a beer in Klingon).

Many of my stories will be on ashfiremoon.com, including The Heart of the Hollow World, Autumn & Gearlock, The Curious Saga of No-One and Nephilim, as well as Mark Moretti’s RobotWorld and the upcoming Island Kingdom by Hiroshi Mori.

Visit Ashfire Moon: Adventure Unlimited and let me know what you think.

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Written August 22, 2016

“The Heart of the Hollow World” Returns

Beware the White Monkey

The Heart of the Hollow World #19 “Breach” will be posted September 5th, 2016

Other Scrollon business has delayed its release, but the new chapter is now ready. There are six more chapters to complete the current story arc (twenty four in all), and I’ll do my best to get you to the end without further interruptions.

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Written August 3, 2016

“Corkscrew”

Dragon smoke trail

Today I thought I would reveal a little known fact about the origins of skywriting.

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