Phil Gabriel

Mages in Manhattan – Progress Report

I have been busy with the latest novel set in the Tokyo Supernatural universe. From my expected 80,000 words, the novel expanded to 110,000 words. During multiple edits, I found several sections that required background details. There is an art to adding these details...

I Dream of Running

  The air is clear and cool, flowing past and drying perspiration from my brow as I glide around the track. The early morning light makes every sight vivid and etches it into my brain; the trees in the distance, the grass edging the field, the three lopsided...

Taking A Stand

Friday, 2 March 2012 Today, for the first time in two and a half months, I stood on my own two feet. It’s hard to describe the feeling of finally lurching to my feet, hands white-knuckled on parallel support bars, forcing my atrophied muscles to work for the first...