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LJames93

Name L James
Location Wales
Birthday Nov 05
Member Since Jul 24, 2012
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I'm Welsh and a student of English and French. I write about all sorts of things (friendship, love, gender roles, LGBT+ issues, prejudice and hate, etc.) mostly in the form of fantasy stories and poetry. I am inspired by my favourite authors (e.g. Ursula LeGuin, Margaret Atwood, Toni Morrison and Jeanette Winterson) and also by my favourite musical artists, like Björk, Karin Dreijer, Imogen Heap, Nightwish, Amanda Palmer, Regina Spektor, Bat for Lashes and literally billions more.

I'm currently redrafting my first novel, 'The Vampire & The Dead Boy', a fantasy story aimed at young adults. I'm also working on a collection of stories and poems entitled 'The Juvenalia'.

The works I upload onto Wattpad are those I'm not trying to publish commercially. Most of them I wrote during my teens (between the age of 15-17). I hope you enjoy them. Comments are very much appreciated, and if you fan me I will love you 5eva, which is one more than 4eva. x

Follow me on Twitter: @LJames_Writer

Or check out my blog at:
http://jepenseetjedanse.wordpress.com

Or even like me on fb:
http://www.facebook.com/LJamesWriter

Works

Juvenalia Miscellanea

Juvenalia Miscellanea

13 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 15, 2013PG
Experimental poems I wrote about growing up, being different, coming to terms with my religious beliefs, friendship troubles, all sorts really! I made the cover image on wordle.net
27 reads votes 0 comments 0
Silence and the Raven

Silence and the Raven

2 pages, updated Sep 20, 2012PGCompleted
A short story about a man who, after an "incident" at work, escapes to a meadow to collect and order his thoughts. It's here that he meets a raven, which s... read more
7 reads votes 0 comments 0
To Taste the Sun

To Taste the Sun

3 pages, updated Aug 15, 2012GCompleted
The first decent short story I ever wrote. Set in early '70s Wales, two children seek to climb a tall wooden tower on the pier in order to see "what the sun tastes l... read more
50 reads votes 1 comments 1

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