The Chronicles of Merlin

What if Merlin, the famous wizard from the Arthurian legends, was actually a real person and, not only that, is still around today?

This short story speculates that Merlin does in fact exist and is alive and well, residing somewhere in the British Isles. A young student of magic has sought him out in the quest for knowledge and a short transcript of their conversation follows. As might be expected, Merlin is a somewhat crotchety old man (you would be too if you managed to live for over fifteen hundred years!) but there is still a last remnant of the wisdom, majesty and power of the Arthurian age in him. This is the first chapter of the story of his life, told in his own words.

Click on the link below to read an extract.

The Chronicles of Merlin

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4 Responses to “The Chronicles of Merlin”

  1. celticsprite May 16, 2012 at 1:42 pm #

    Is the pen of this gorgeous chapter yours?. Quite interesting indeed!

    • ashsilverlock May 16, 2012 at 6:22 pm #

      Thanks, yes, this is one of my efforts 🙂

  2. celticsprite May 17, 2012 at 12:57 pm #

    Glad to acknowledge that!… Is the whole story available as E-book?. Is it already written or just a project?

    I have always been attracted by the character of Merlin since I was a little boy… Acept my compliments regarding this masterpiece of yours!…

    Long ago I wrote the basis of a future novel concerning a female character vey much related to the legendary Gwenwyvhar… Hereby’s a link to a friend’s artwork on which I collaborated with a brief story of Gwenyven , thus her name.

    Keep me in the loop and Feel free to comment back as you plz!
    Peace and light ☼

    • ashsilverlock May 17, 2012 at 8:32 pm #

      Thanks, it’s still a work in progress at the moment. I will be sure to check out your link!

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