Category Archives: Books

MUSINGS 9 JUNE 2019

Myths are born from humans using relatively little information and weaving it into a story which keeps fear at bay, or at least to manageable proportions – to make us feel as if we have a significant impact on the … Continue reading

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L Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future 2016

I was fortunate enough to receive an “Honorable Mention” in this contest last year and provided with a certificate for my efforts. I tend to reticent to display such awards, playing down their significance. Maybe its time I stopped that … Continue reading

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DEATH AND DECORATIONS ANTHOLOGY – HORRIFIED PRESS

My short story, One Last Drag, had been accepted by 13 o’clock Press for this anthology which did well in the P&E poll for 2016. As per Dorothy Davies 17 January 2017 RE: PREDATORS AND EDITORS NOMINATION FOR 2016 Horrified … Continue reading

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Great Love in Flash Fiction Magazine

Coming up on November 6th in Flash Fiction Magazine is the latest of my ‘human’ flashes. Great Love presents a humorous insight into the family dynamics between the generations: Wrinklies versus the fresh-faced. Read and enjoy.

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Where did September go?

And put the brakes on 2013. I should really be pushing my latest publications: Pixels: The Cause and the Cloud Cuckoo and Mythic Blood (The Milesian Revised) as two excellent reads of Ireland past and of legend. If I say … Continue reading

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http://thndr.me/iu9PA4My steampunk story ‘Lucky Escape for Goldilocks Girl’ appears in this book and apparently Thunderclap is a good thing for it – so anyone – please do us a kindness and “Please ask everyone you can to sign up. It … Continue reading

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When even tired fingers are smarter.

In order to get to this site I usually type my name in the form: perry mcdaid. Whatever slip I made came up with a reflection of what my unconscious thoughts had just been working out in a dream – … Continue reading

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