Hills of the silent cries available in amazon kindle store

the book is published! you can get it here. another short story tribute to a great author this time H P Lovecraft. In the rugged hills in the north of Tragis there is a place of dread and terror. An unholy land infested by those that died in a great battle centuries ago. Lovecraftian horror…

Hills of the Silent Cries update

the cover is ready and its awesome! ISBN application is under process. the book formatting is finished. what is needed is to bind them all together under kindle create and push the submit button. the third book is coming in June.

Savage Sword Prequel

A young and beautiful girl is abducted by monstrous mutant humanoids. Her family murdered, her people scattered. She is carried to the dark core of a jungle to face a fate worse than death. She awaits her doom until strange events take place… The above art is by great Frank Frazetta and it could lead…

Poll for font of book three

As the third book is near to publishing one of the last details is the font I would use for interior art and the cover. I have found some interesting terrorizing fonts and I need your help to pick the best. Which font do you prefer (1-7) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Created…

Hills of the Silent Cries announced

My third book is finally (almost) over. It is a short story in tribute to Lovecraft and is based in the past of tragis. The tale is based on the old wars and the scars they have left in the land of Oyr both physically but most important mentally. The tormented souls of the dead…

Book three in the Great Old Ones series

The third book in the Great Old Ones series is nearly ready. Much formatting and some editing is left t be done but the difficult and essential work is done! I present here the artwork that will become the cover of the book that will be a horror short story and will have appendix depicting…

Essential Readings 4. Necronomicon – H P Lovecraft

There is no better book if you want to indulge in the works of H P Lovecraft than this omnibus I have this book many years and it is a twin to the Conan book of R E Howard! It contains almost all of the stories the great author wrote many unpublished till that time…

H P Lovecraft

The creator of the Cthulhu mythos and the founder of the unseen horror fantasy genre. A man who was infamous all of his life died poor and neglected appreciated by few of his colleagues and become known many years after. His writings are dark and heavy difficult to ready and not enjoyable if you are…

National Library of Greece

NLG is the provider of ISBNs (free!) in Greece, besides being one of the largest libraries in the eastern Mediterranean area and the Balkan peninsula as well. It has now a new home in the modern premises of Niarchos foundation a jewel in south Athens area of Phaleron. You can find my first book Savage…

Beaten not Defeated!

Time has become a precious rarity for me these past months and besides my day job my family and sword practicing the only thing I could do was reading and spending some time online to relax before going to sleep. I have abandoned this honest blog with no new posts although I have in my…

Savage Swords first year anniversary!

Time flies and already I saw a year as a published writer!.to honor this anniversary i uploaded a slightly enhanced version of Savage Swords with some grammar and editing corrections and a better layout using Kindle Create software. I hope the old readers to enjoy the new edition and those who haven’t read my tribute to…

READERS CHOICE AWARDS 2018

High Captain has been nominated in the fantasy category for the Readers Choice Awards! Please take a few seconds to vote for my book and if you haven’t read it yet do that as well! You have to navigate in the first panel until you find the fantasy category and then scroll down until you…

High Captain’s first review

you can’t have it always your way and despite I would like to have good reviews i know that the uneasy ones are those that count. My reader hemomeness found the story too short or not enough. I know that nowadays readers are used in fantasy books being behemoths of five hundred pages with many repetitions,…

Land of Oyr Wiki!

During the x-ray process, i found out that the description has a word limitation that had many of my topics excluded. so I decided to create a wiki. It was easy and fun to do so and it will be updated and become enhanced by many more entries as time goes by and new books…

Amazon’s X-Ray for Savage Swords

Amazon launched the x-ray option for ebooks which lets you create a dictionary/wiki for terms, places and characters in your books. when I decided to go for it I never expected to end up with a text of fifty one entries that reached nearly ten thousand words! the results were astonishing and I enjoyed the…

Epic Gamebooks my past love and my future endeavour

It was in 1990 when I first found a lone wolf game book. I had just received my first set of rpg (ad&d 2e PHB and dmg) and was searching for anything similar. It was a cheap newspaper quality b&w book with interesting artwork and intriguing concept. I bought it immediately and after many deaths,…

My self-publishing adventure

Nowadays it seems fairly easy to write a story. We use computers, word processing applications and then we can find a title, a nice cover and with Amazon, you have a book. Especially if you think you have a nice idea (most of the writers think they do) you believe you are one step away…

PASTICHE!

Before yesterday I didn’t even know the word Pastiche existed but it is definitely what I have been doing in the great old ones series so far! Although I am not imitating actual works of art rather different author styles I am “celebrating the work I imitate”. Thank you mr James F.W. Rowe from Heroic…