My writing

Pure Fantasy Short Stories:

Fantasy Stories in Afrikaans:

Fantasy Stories in English:

Stories on Scrolls

  • Introduction to the Stories on Scrolls
  • Day of Black Sun *
  • Chasing the Nightmare Steed
  • Haunted Bats
  • An Aside: The Hunter’s Heart
  • The Torn Veil
  • The Darkest Day
  • Moonless Night
  • An Aside: The Hunter’s Fear
  • Cracked Dreams*
  • Tulips of Death and Life

The Stories on Scrolls can be read on Wattpad. The series is updated monthly. See #FolkloreThursday posts for notifications.

stories on scrolls cover


Cracked Flash Fiction Competition


Tales of the Onyx Labyrinth:

  • The Guardian
  • Running Scared
  • The Dark Muse
  • Inferno
  • Creature of Dissent
  • Mischief and Misdirection
  • Beauty Underneath
  • The Beginning of the End
  • Fire in the Dark
  • Fleeing from Grey

The Tales of the Onyx Labyrinth can be read on Wattpad. The series is updated monthly. See #FolkloreThursday posts for notifications.

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The Adventures of Saphira the Faery Dog / Die Avonture van Saphira die Feëtjie Hond

  1. Faery Dog Princesses / Feëtjie Hond Prinsesse
  2. Saphira the Tracker / Saphira die Spoorsnyer
  3. Saphira the Fighter / Saphira die Vegter
  4. Saphira and the Festival of the Fae / Saphira en die Halfeeufees
  5. Saphira the Swimming Faery Dog / Saphira die Swemmende Feëtjie Hond *
  6. Saphira the Mighty Faery Dog / Saphira die Magtige Feëtjie Hond
  7. Saphira’s Impossible Choice / Saphira se Onmoontlike Keuse
  8. Saphira and the Invading Dwarfs / Saphira en die Dwerge in haar Berge
  9. Saphira and the Library Under the Mountain / Saphira en die Biblioteek Onder die Berg *
  10. Saphira’s Nightmare / Saphira se Nagmerrie
  11. Saphira and the Accidental Lovers / Saphira en die Toevallige Liefde
  12. Saphira and the Spelled Scissors / Saphira en die Getoorde Skêre
  13. Saphira in the Dark Forest / Saphira in die Donker Woud *
  14. Saphira and the Enchanted Song / Saphira en die Toorlied*
  15. Saphira’s Itchy Scars / Saphira se Jeukerige Rowe
  16. Saphira’s Storm / Saphira se Storm *
  17. Saphira and the Fates / Saphira en die Skikgodinne


[This series will be published on Wattpad from March 2016. Will update in posts marked #FolkloreThursday.]

cover saphira wattpad      cover saphira afr watt

Short stories – contemporary but with magical element:

Short stories in Afrikaans:


Short stories in English:

Non-magical short stories:

Short stories in English:

Just Deserts is a Cinderella retelling.

  • The Shoes
  • Twisted Sisters
  • Magical Make-Over
  • A Night to Remember
  • No Matter What

Short stories in Afrikaans:

* Won or placed in short story competitions (see Accolades page).



8 thoughts on “My writing”

  1. Hi there. I found you on Woes. I am currently building a fantasy world, and your work has inspired me. Keep it up!


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