Irene Radford

Irene Radford specializes in fantasy and science fiction, but you can find her writing romance, cozy mystery and occasionally non-fiction.

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Irene Radford has been writing stories ever since she figured out what a pencil was for. Editing, as Phyllis Irene Radford grew out of her love of the craft of writing. History has been a part of her life from earliest childhood and led to her BA from Lewis and Clark College. Mostly she writes fantasy and historical fantasy including the best-selling Dragon Nimbus Series and the masterwork Merlin’s Descendants series. Look for her in December of 2019 writing historical tales as Rachel Atwood. In other lifetimes she writes urban fantasy as P.R. Frost or Phyllis Ames, and space opera as C.F. Bentley. Lately she ventured into Steampunk as Julia Verne St. John. If you wish information on the latest releases from Ms Radford, under any of her pen names, you can subscribe to her newsletter: Or you can follow her on Facebook as Phyllis Irene Radford, or on twitter @radford_irene25

Stories · Posts · Books


Dragon Treasure

Published May 19, 2019 · 3,158 words (12 minutes) · 9 views

Fantasy Dragons libraries hoards

An homage to the librarians and book hoarders who have influenced my life.



Published Apr 19, 2019 · 3,740 words (14 minutes) · 60 views

Humor Literary Fiction Adam & Eve discover Beer

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Den of Iniquity

Published Mar 10, 2019 · 3,156 words (12 minutes) · 1 like · 70 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction holidays Lilith Hellmouth parable

Lilith is one of those characters that is so multifaceted she can appear anywhere.


Illegal Citizens

Published Mar 6, 2019 · 3,105 words (12 minutes) · 64 views

Literary Fiction Science Fiction

First published in "More Alternative Truths" edited by Bob Brown and Phyllis Irene Radford, this story sprang from an as yet unfullfilled campaign promise. What is the true purpose of Mr. Trumps wall.

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