Jordan Painter

Short Stories, Novels & Poetry


After nearly four years since my last one, I have now officially undertaken the writing of a new novel, hopefully to be the beginning of my first series. The series is called the Chronicles of Amaralia, and the novel’s working title is Dragonsong.

The Walk

The bearded old man was on his normal morning walk once more, with his normal brown cloak, his normal muddy boots, his normal gnarled walking stick, and his normal tattered hat, but something was different. The sun rose slowly in the valley, sending rays of cool light through the forest, all seeking the other side, but few ever reaching it.

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