Category: Maggie

05 – Maggie

30th May ‘There’s no one else in the playground, can I go?’ Don looked down at his daughter and nodded. ‘I’ll tap on the glass when I find a table.’ Maggie grinned and ran toward the playground. He stared after her, making sure that there weren’t any other kids there, just to avoid any potential problems. Read more →

04 – Maggie

30th May Magnolia tore open the box she’d drawn the picture of the knives and forks on. ‘What if it sucks?’ ‘Maggie, honey, don’t use that language.’ Dad sighed, then pulled the tape from the top of the next box. ‘It has a nicer playground than your last school.’ She bundled the tape together, pressing it into a small ball,… Read more →

03 – Maggie

This is a raw draft, as produced for NaNoWriMo. This is a young!Magnolia story – this starts when she’s eight years old, so about seventeen years before the start of Mirrorfall.   16th May Don paced the length of the hall, his eyes falling on the phone at the end of each circuit. He held his notebook clutched in his… Read more →

02 – Maggie

This is a raw draft, as produced for NaNoWriMo. This is a young!Magnolia story – this starts when she’s eight years old, so about seventeen years before the start of Mirrorfall.   15th May The shoe store’s break room was small – it had originally been part of the mytical “back room” that customers seemed to believe held everything from… Read more →

01 – Maggie

This is a raw draft, as produced for NaNoWriMo. This is a young!Magnolia story – this starts when she’s eight years old, so about seventeen years before the start of Mirrorfall.   There were disadvantages to being the protagonist. Donald Hammond threw aside the paperback, into the pile to be sold – it was signed, but well used and creased… Read more →