BTS: Story Progress Report 5

Here’s your Behind the Scenes Story Progress Report for this week! Thanks to being on vacation from work, I’ve been able to get several chapters written ahead. I’ve just finished Chapter 11 which, despite being the shortest chapter I’ve penned so far, is actually the one where you’ll learn the most about Valois to date. […]

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Chapter 6: Confusion

He pushed open his bedroom door, holding his breath. He’d oiled the hinges not five days ago, but even now they had a propensity to squeak when he least wanted them to. This time, though, they were on his side, and as he closed the door quietly he let out the breath he’d been holding. […]

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BTS: Story Progress Report 4

Blimey, where to start? Well, how about with ‘meet the band’? You may have read the previous post, where Calignos (Cal) and Tenebra (Ten) Hollow were introduced, but they finally burst into Gunther’s life in a rather intrusive and unexpected manner in Chapter 8 ;) I gotta say it: this is one of the best-framed […]

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Chapter 5: Please

He’d woken up in empty beds in strange bedrooms many times in his younger days. Sometimes his bed partner had just got up to go to the bathroom, other – more humiliating – times they’d basely fled in the night. But he could hear sounds in the kitchen, so he knew that Valois was close […]

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Chapter 4: Accidents

He parked in the empty lot behind the small house, killing the engine and sitting in the leather-lined silence for a good four minutes before his fingers found the inner door handle and he took a deep breath. “This is the most insane, stupid fucking thing you have ever done,” he muttered to himself as […]

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