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The Keeper of the Flame

  Book titles are designed to attract your attention and you know immediately what they are about. One such book, published in the 1990s was called ‘Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus.’ It was a best seller, but it had nothing to do with that idea at all. It was about gender relationships, based on […]

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The Cosmic Bookshop

  Addric Sharano is the star of my stories, but he is also a Yumi Master. They are intergalactic peacekeepers who work for an organisation known as the Intergalactic Alliance. They have to abide by a strict code of conduct, which means that Addric is not a delusional gun-weilding psychopath. When he has to sort […]

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The Goddess of Good Fortune

Words and images are like magic wands with the power to take us on a journey of discovery. To start the creative process, just make a mark on a canvas…or write a few words on a page…and hey presto…a door to an unexplored world opens before your eyes. When you sit down to write, someone […]

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Writing Secrets

When you are lost for an idea and don’t know how to start. What do you do? You don’t have to go looking for ideas…they are always there…just waiting for you to make contact. Usually, they appear as passing thoughts. But when one pops into your head, grab it with both hands and just run with […]

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MY ARTWORK

After a 20 year break, I decided to go back to painting. Click here to see more http://bluethumb.com.au/vincent-gilvarry

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A CHILDREN’S BOOK

MY LITTLE ARMADILLO AND OTHER REMARKABLE CREATURES (A few lines from a children story) On a day both bleak and dreary I woke a little bleary to find a little armadillo sleeping soundly on my pillow. It was round and rather bony, long-tailed and sort of phoney. Was it an animal or a mammal? I […]

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The Secrets of a Yumi Master

It is midnight in the Gilvarry household and Vincent is fast asleep… so I decided that I would pop in and add a few words of my own to his latest post. He has had numerous requests from some of his younger readers to explain the ideas in his stories. For those who are regular visitors to […]

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I Am the Master of My Fate

This is the second part of The Fine Art of Energy Manipulation and if you are a first time visitor…you may want to read that before reading this. If you have read the first part of this chapter…allow me to remind you what happened. Addric had been selected by the Yumi Master Lezula to be […]

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Ideas are a Goldmine

Ideas can be a goldmine for the aspiring author. My first novel was inspired by a word I encountered while perusing the Thesaurus on my word processor. It proved to be a veritable goldmine which triggered a flood of ideas and opened a window onto an imaginary world populated by an assortment of wonderful characters. […]

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The Fine Art of Energy Manipulation

This is how Addric discovers that he has the power of a Yumi Master. He and Dheago have crossed over from one dimension to another and are now in the hands of the Yumi Master, Lezula. It is her task to transform them from a couple of average boys into Yumi warriors. In this installment, […]

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An Interview with the Author

  An Interview with the Author Jocelyn Parrish interviews Vincent Gilvarry The purpose of this interview is to give readers a glimpse into the mind of a novelist. Vincent, the exciting news is that you have been advised by a marketing consultant that your novel, The Snake Charmer’s Wife has Hollywood potential. When do you […]

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My Fan Club

Comments from people all over the world. Thank you to the many people who have left a reassuring message on my site. This is not everybody just a selection…but your thoughts are now permanently inscribed in the Book of Yumi Masters…or will be, until such time as things change. And here they are, as far back […]

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Selected Essays and Squibs by Joseph Suglia

The Web log of Dr. Joseph Suglia

On The Heath

where would-be writer works with words

♥ SHEKINAH EL DAOUD ♥ DUAL LIFE RAY ♥ PRIESTESS OF THE AMETHYST & VIOLET LIGHT RAYS

♥ ETERNAL BELOVED OF EL DAOUD ♥ BIRTHED DIRECT INTO ONENESS TOGETHER ♥ HONOURING MY AMRITA DRAGON

A Life Among The Pages

the home of poet and booklover Robert Zimmermann

"we'll never be royals."

Small artists with big potential and lots of cliché.

findpublishing

a peep inside the head of Diane Finlay

Silent Winds of Change

advancing spirituality day by day

From Alfredo's With Love

Fire in my hands - A passion for food in words, photos and recipes...

ellisnelson

children's author