Chapter 13 – On All Hallows’ Eve

Faster, the witch queen whirled, and faster, until, suddenly, she turned and ran up to the slab. Even she did not touch it, but, leaning over, she raised the skull on high. Note: the full version of the Halloween theme music is in Chapters ! and 2. Apologies to subscribers for non-delivery of chapters 10 and 12. Mailchimp went AWOL!

Chapter 5 – On All Hallows’ Eve

Somehow…they were back in the ruined cottage. The old sick feeling returned at the stench in that place. Yet the warmth in her belly remained. “Oh, well,” she said. Kenny’s voice came in answer. “Wilson? Wilson? I hear you. Watch out—here I come!”

Chapter 2 – On All Hallows’ Eve

“Hey! Hey—you! Wilson!” Kenny’s voice was angry. She did not look back. She made herself walk with dignity to the corner of the school building, where, once out of sight, she hoisted her Red Riding Hood skirts and ran. Bonus items repeated from Chapter 1: Frontispiece showing Meg & Sue on their way to the school party. Map of area showing locations of the school, their home, and the Halloween Wood.

Chapter 1 – On All Hallows’ Eve

To mark the beginning of this book and also the Halloween season, I offer the full theme music, which runs to 2m:47s. Hereafter it will be excerpted as usual. Bonus items: Frontispiece from book showing Meg and Sue on way to Halloween Party at school. Map of local area including Wood, their home, and the school.

Chapter 43 – The Stargate of Lantyn

Lucky the few who tread these ways / And dwell within these bounds; Where cool bough shades the sun’s bright rays / And rushing stream resounds. Thus with glad song to Harga’s lake / We take the forest’s course, On Harga’s isle new lives to make / For boy, and hawk, and horse! Gom’s song of the Dunderfosse. Bonus Item: Image of Gom and Wycan standing under the Prime Tamarith Thanks to all who gave time and effort throughout the series, especially to Anya, Michael, and Caidren for their input, to Briony for her staunch support, and to Josua who started me along this wonderful road. Monday sees the beginning of ‘On All Hallows’ Eve’: the adventure continues!

Chapter 42 – The Stargate of Lantyn

As the fire struck, The Spohr let fly a howl of rage. Then turning, it entered the gate. “No!” Gom sprang forward, seized the monster’s arm and pulled but it was too strong. He passed into the gate with it. There came a brilliant flash, then darkness, then a burst of blinding quiet. Keke’s voice by Anya Eleni Thursday marks end of the Gom series: 3 years, 9 books. And next? On All Hallows’ Eve, just in time for the season!

Chapter 41 – The Stargate of Lantyn

The monster vanished, the Harga form stayed fixed upon him. Locked into her gaze, Gom felt a brief stab of urgency. A thought sprang, clear, into his mind. The thought became three words, uttered aloud. The voice was his own. Up to me. Keke’s voice by Anya Eleni Bonus items: Image of the Kithyweird taken from the back cover of the Feral Press, Inc. edition. Note on the name Kithyweird