Maynard Allington Photo by Malcolm Denemaark, FLORIDA TODAY

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Welcome

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