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A boy, the magic of the forest, and the end of time.
Kindle Edition, 126 pages
Published February 23rd 2021
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Lee Hall
May 28, 2021 rated it it was amazing
A masterfully written vision and song about the end of time…

Paul Jameson delivers his unique writing style to tell a story laid out much like a song about the end of time. The language and style immediately pulls you in with its classic but modern feel over the many chapters and short verses that keep the pages turning.

Pace and rhythm take centre stage in the seemingly apocalyptic world this story takes place in. We see the events from the view of ‘Maggot’ who is just a boy while chaos unfolds.
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Helen Whistberry
Mar 02, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Another haunting tale from an author I greatly admire and who I think deserves a wider audience. He has a style very much his own that may not be for every reader, but which always resonates deeply with me. It is an almost indescribable mix of poetic language, allegory, folklore, myth, heartbreak, love, savagery, and hope. "Life of Maggot" serves as a prequel of sorts to the author's book "Nightjar" (which I also highly recommend) although you don't need to have read that work to appreciate this ...more
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A cross genre author, I've always enjoyed writing strange things. In 2018 I'm hoping to self-publish my first two novels.

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(Fantasy/Folkloric piece)

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