Maynard Allington Photo by Malcolm Denemaark, FLORIDA TODAY



to the website of novelist Maynard Allington, author of THE GREY WOLF, THE FOX IN THE FIELD, and THE COURT OF BLUE SHADOWS, as well as E-Books (new), short stories, and essays on the craft of writing.

"What is writing?  In the end, it is a trip to the temple of the sun where the writer walks among sun gods and chariots carved out of sunlight, and drinks golden beams from a chalice of reflections.  Eternity is put into his eyes, and blinding visions flash there – but only for an instant.  It is the fire, stolen by Prometheus, poured out of a crucible into one’s head where the flames burn themselves out in words … " Maynard Allington