Writer’s Block, A poem by Marthese Fenech. WordCity Monthly February 2021 Issue6


Writer's Block   Tea leaves scattered, jasmine across the table The scent of plumeria swirling An open notebook Empty A glint of sunlight A blank page Old scars bleeding Marthese Fenech is the bestselling author of historical novels, Eight Pointed Cross and Falcon’s Shadow, set in sixteenth-century Malta and Istanbul. Most people call her Mar. Research … Continue reading Writer’s Block, A poem by Marthese Fenech. WordCity Monthly February 2021 Issue6

Eight Pointed Cross, a novel excerpt by Marthese Fenech, WordCity Monthly January 2021 Issue5


An excerpt from Eight Pointed Cross – a Novel of the Knights of Malta, the first in Fenech’s Siege of Malta Trilogy. Angelica pins a freshly washed blanket to the line, smiling at Katrina’s lively description of the sword Augustine gave Domenicus last night. Angelica just doesn’t know what to make of this girl. “It’s … Continue reading Eight Pointed Cross, a novel excerpt by Marthese Fenech, WordCity Monthly January 2021 Issue5