The Jewel in the Ruins • Sam Hawksmoor 

  Saska heard Cat sneeze, then suddenly there was another rock fall and Cat was gone.  She let go and the boulder crashed down on the empty space below, causing yet more rocks to fall and opening the breach in the wall even wider.‘Cat!’ Saska was staring at an empty space leading into an ante-chamber. … Continue reading The Jewel in the Ruins • Sam Hawksmoor 

On the subject of pain• Sam Hawksmoor In search of Anandamine 

For the last year, I have been struggling to write a novel about pain.  The choice of subject was influenced by a sustained attack of fibromyalgia (a doctor’s guess, he wasn’t sure really) that started first in my legs, then moved to my arms and shoulders and was so acute I could barely dress, and … Continue reading On the subject of pain• Sam Hawksmoor In search of Anandamine