James Kimpston


James Kimpston was born in Iowa and now lives with his wife and their three felines. He has a degree in English Literature from the University of Northern Iowa, and spent several years employed in the aviation field. A history and warfare buff, James is also a highly talented model painter with an eye for detail.
An avid reader and writer all his life, James started writing at an early age and developed many stories and fictional environments as well as content for role-playing worlds. He is currently developing a novel cycle set in the world of Carta, and has many short stories published online.

Where to find James Kimpston online


A Fitful Sleep
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Shirane Dragonsbane is presented with the chance of a lifetime: Remake a legendary sword and cement his reputation as the greatest swordsmith in all the world for all time. However, the Harvester was unmade for a reason, and Shirane might discover that the price of fame is more than he can bear to pay.
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pater Rossi of the Crown Cathedral is presented with a rare choice when one of his congregation reveals a plot against the person of the Crown herself: By his word alone will the Princess Caitallyn live or die. But who can the highest priest of the Pantheon in Carta turn to when he himself needs advice, and what will he do when the needs of the gods and the needs of men differ?
Seeds of Sorrow
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The engineers of the SkyForge begin the new year with a project that is ambitious even by the standards of the mighty Cartan Empire.

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age of nations    carta    skyships