Author Archives: John W. Howell

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Prompt “Bear/Bare

  It is Stream of Consciousness Saturday time again. This week’s prompt is “bear/bare. Linda Hill says we can use them any way we want. One or both. Wow, the possibilities are endless. Oh yes. In case you want to join this happy crew here is the link to Linda’s blog. Go and read for […]

Legends of Windemere: The Spirit Well is Now Available #NewBook

Return to Windemere in THE SPIRIT WELL! Born from the light and darkness, Dariana can no longer avoid her fate. The final corrupted temple stands between the champions and Baron Kernaghan having their great battle. Only one problem: the Compass Key refuses to work with Dariana, who long ago wiped all memories of the Spirit […]

Friday JohnKU – AKA – TGIF

Photo of our Christmas tree this year Looks like we are going to make the week. I have spent some time doing my Holiday shopping via the keyboard. I don’t know why I have resisted this method of shopping. It is so easy to search and click. Also, many of the retailers are offering free shipping. […]

A Little Personal – His Revenge now $0.99 in US and UK – #RRBC

Photo Courtesy of Gwen Plano   Yup, it is true. I’m running a sale on His Revenge. From Now until midnight Sunday, December 11th. Here are the links: US  Amazon UK Amazon

Wednesday Story Day – AKA Hump Day

    It is Wednesday Story Day again, and last week we accompanied a young man into the paint store to find out he is ordering paint for the Widow Murphy and she has not seen the color. The paint store employee was rightfully concerned, but the young man insisted on the unique color. Before […]

Published: In a Small Compass, Vol. 1

Originally posted on In a small compass…:
Dear friends and readers, It has finally happened: My first book, In a Small Compass – Vol. 1, was published on November 30, 2016 as a multi-format ebook by Smashwords. As many of you may know, the book comprises my first 15 (optimised!) short stories. I hope you’ll…

Tuesday – Anything Possible Kreative Kue #103 by Keith Channing

This is a photo prompt by Keith Channing. He will explain what is going on. “Using this photo (below) as inspiration, write a short story, flash fiction, scene, poem; anything, really; and either put it (or a link to it) in a comment or email it to me at before 6pm next Sunday (if […]