Mankind Limited Excerpt

To whet your whistles here is the Prologue and Chapter One. Prologue Darkness outside. From the expanse of his office, the Facilitator gazed down at the city spread below. Orange lights twinkled. A busy machine. It was his. They were entwined. Both products of this still young, brave new millennium. He smiled. He held a […]

Thirteen Tales – Cycles

Cycles (Originally published in Thirteen Tales) www.scottandrewbailey.uk Orange light tried to sparkle off the wet tarmac. Otherwise all was still, even the three figures that lay in the road. Two were face down by the kerb, the other was splayed out in the middle of the street. Their faces were hidden by motorcycle helmets. Leather […]

Less Noise, More Action

That kind of sums up my approach to 2020, particularly to writing. 2019 was not overly productive for me. I curated and edited some old work into a new collection – Andervayne’s Dream. I also continued to try and market my existing books, Mankind Limited, A Spring of Dreams and Thirteen Tales of Ghosts. Not […]

Mother Mercury

By Scott Bailey © 2013 Mercury sang to his motherA plea for help against a worldThat loved his every word and deedBut hated his most secret thoughtsThey would not accept what he wasIn the deepest part of his soulWhen will the world catch upWith the genius and the loverWhen can the Mercury MothersLove their sons’ […]