Erik Wennermark
A literary, apocalyptic, SFAF novel-in-progress.
Created 04 Apr 2021
  • The True Story of Yu Fen (excerpt)
    16 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    For this month’s UNSEASONAL, I bring you an excerpt from my novella “The True Story of Yu Fen.” Briefly, it’s about a girl involved with the Falun Gong religious movement and her “true story.” The fol...
  • Becoming the Kwisatz Haderach
    19 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    SEASONS has been slow going… I’ll admit I thought I would get more done over my summer break than I did, but such is the writing life. It’s also the reason most people would finish something before br...
  • An Overview of SEASONS
    30 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    We’re three months into my SEASONS project and I’m going to take a little break from posting and get caught up on some fresh material. Now seems like a good time to lay out what’s happened so far. The...
  • The Lost Notebook 2
    23 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    Part 1 Oh my, though I intended to regularly update this journal, several days have past since my last entry. I have been so very busy and have sometimes even felt overwhelmed, but I must remain stron...
  • The Lost Notebook
    16 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    I have arrived! So begins my long four months of silence and solitude. It will be as if I were a lowly monk in meditation on the cold mountaintop or the disciplined soldier guarding the desolate outpo...
  • The Children II
    09 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    Part 1 The day was long with walking; sore tootsies abounded. Blisters shaped and sweat. An occasional “Are we there yet?” echoing overhead the olds and receiving the backseat-facing grimace of yore. ...
  • The Children
    01 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    The action below occurs several decades after WINTER, as survivors, well, survive. The children here are the ones from Old Man by the Fire, which I reread the other day and am not so fond of - one of ...
  • Herjoy Continues
    25 May 2021 • 4 min read
    Part 1 When they took Herjoy from the place, her wombmamma cried something wicked, sputtering and sparkling tears all down her soft and fleshy cheeks, but over time even she settled. Despite Herjoy’s ...
  • Herjoy Begins
    19 May 2021 • 5 min read
    I’ve been working on a bit following up on the Old Man By the Fire but I’m a little behind this week with work and world commitments, so here’s something I wrote previously that is part of SEASONS, a ...
  • Deduction in the Tower (iii)
    11 May 2021 • 2 min read
    It seems like there are many new subscribers this week, so I will just briefly update the status of the project: this is a serialized novel based on a story I wrote several years ago. Each week I’ve b...
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