Mercia McMahon

Mercia McMahon is an author and editor of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry. Her work is published through her own publishing business MMMporium. By clicking full article you are taken currently to the MMMporium website, but soon it will be to a copy on this Mercia McMahon site. To make comments you will need to go to the MMMporium site and links to do so will be placed at the bottom of each article on the Mercia McMahon author website. If you use the email button below you will be taken to the Contact message form on MMMporium.com.

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Latest addition to the website stable is Oneliners by Mercia McMahon,which consists of oneliners by Mercia McMahon, but on a smartphone it may take up more than one line.

This Mercia McMahon website has been redesigned so that the full article links will take you to a copy on this website, rather than transferring you to my business website MMMporium.com.

MMMporium books are no longer exclusive to Amazon and therefore do not appear in its Kindle Unlimited lending library, but they have returned to the Scribd ebook library service.

Books

Fantasy

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Literary

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Satire

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Non Fiction

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Poetry

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Articles

Forthcoming Publications

​This rolling news article is a permanent resource for announcing forthcoming publications by Mercia McMahon. Publishing activity has been curtailed in recent months as I write a non fiction book about the historical context to the UK vote to leave the European Union. That book should appear before Christmas. The tech books aimed at non-technical writers have been mothballed, so that I can focus on finishing my fantasy series, but they are postponed, not abandoned. Volume 2 of the Fumetsu Cycle, Declining Eternity, with volume three, Restoring Eternity, will both appear in hopefully the first half of 2017.

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5 Years a Londoner

​On 9 June 2009 I moved from Manchester to London, leaving the north a day early because of the threatened tube strike. That move was a fulfilment of a dream that I had held since 1983 to move to the greatest cultural city on earth.

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Chieshi

​Chieshi is the city-state that lies at the heart of Preserving Eternity, the first novel in the Fumetsu Cycle. It surrounds the mountain of Fumetsu-zan on which the older members of the immortal Fumetsu race live.

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Kumamoto Castle

An article about Japanese castle design and warfare in the wake of Kumamoto Castle being damaged in an earthquake. It was the inspiration for the fictional city of ​Chieshi in my novel Preserving Eternity.

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Mercia's NaNoWriMo Career

​This article contains a summary of Mercia McMahon's efforts in National Novel Writing Month (November) or Camp NaNoWriMo (April and July). National Novel Writing Month has been running since 1999 as an internet based peer pressure activity to persuade reluctant novelists to prove that they can write a 50,000 word novel in one month.

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Sci-Phi

Near the exhibition entrance is a wall with a telling statement that science fiction asks big questions. Philosophical endeavours are not the exclusive domain of literary fiction a case of Sci-Fi performing the function of Sci-Phi.

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