I am a writer of mainstream and genre fiction currently living in the UK.  

I've had stories published in many magazines including Pantechnicon, Bewildering Stories, Whispering Spirits, Morpheus Tales, The Cynic, Estronomicon, AntipodeanSF, Paraxis, Mirror Dance, Scifikuest, Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction, and Aphelion.

My fiction has appeared in printed anthologies, most recently 'Skull & Crossbones' from Bedazzled Inc.

My first novel, 'Half Discovered Wings', was published by Libros International in 2009 and is still available here at Amazon.co.uk.

There's more info about my work on my website - http://www.spinninglizard.co.uk

--or blog - http://davidbrookes@wordpress.com.

I also have a blog set up for my travels around India, Asia and the Pacific 2012-13 - http://overunderpants.wordpress.com

Thanks for looking! If you have any suggestions for stories or fan-fiction, or want to see more of a particular character or theme, just drop me a message and I'll do my best!

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  • Sheffield, England, UK
  • JoinedSeptember 17, 2012



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