G. R. Grove

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Ten Years A Bard: Poetry from the Current Middle Ages
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2022. Categories: Poetry » Medieval
Most of these poems are written in medieval fixed forms – one of my on-going quests being a search for ways of reproducing the sound and feel of medieval Welsh poetry in modern English. And yet, because the bardic art I practice is a performance art, these are in a larger sense not my poems at all, but merely pale imitations – poems preserved on paper. I hope you will enjoy the substitutes!
More Mac Criomthann Tales
Pre-release—available September 1, 2022. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Many are the tales which were once told of the Druid called Mac Criomthann and the adventures which befell him in the years he wandered Ireland. This is a second collection of those tales.
The King's Druid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,710. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Chronicle of Ireland reports that in the mid-sixth century Fráechán mac Tenusán cast the "druidical fence" over the army of High King Díarmait mac Cerbaill at the battle of Cul Dreimne, and that Díarmait lost that battle due to "the prayers of Colum Cille" (Saint Columba). But how could there have been a practicing Druid in the King of Tara's court in the Age of the Saints?
The Fallen Stones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,400. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This fourth book in the Storyteller series takes Taliesin and Gwernin to Ireland to attend a wedding as representatives of their princes. In the process, they find themselves in a web of politics and magic, in a time of conflict between Kings, Christian saints, and Druids. Join them as they travel around Ireland in this turbulent period.
Flight of the Hawk
Series: Storyteller, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
In the second book of the Storyteller series, bardic apprentice Gwernin and his friend Neirin mab Dwywei, the Poet-Prince who some call "Taliesin's Hawk", are sent on a diplomatic mission to the North of Britain. But some of the natives aren't too friendly...
Series: Storyteller, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
“Blood and fire, gold and steel and poetry, a river’s voice in the silence of the night, and the shining strings of a harp – all these and more I have known in my time.” As a wandering storyteller and would-be bard in 6th century Britain, young Gwernin encounters enemies both human and supernatural, finds love and friendship, and learns the true meaning of a Bard’s profession.

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bards    britain    dark ages    druids    early medieval ireland    ireland    king arthur    magic    medieval    medieval ireland    picts    poetry    sca    taliesin    wales