Eerie creatures and other friendly neighbours welcome you to this site!
This is Ju Honisch’s website – the platform to learn more about me and my writing, my music, my publications my plans and my thoughts.
I write novels, short stories, poems and songs in both English and German.
My first collection of German short stories “Bisse” (=Bites) is available as e-book from Hockebooks.
My first novel “Das Obsidianherz” (= Obsidian Hearts) was published by Feder und Schwert in 2008 and received the German SF and Fantasy Award “Deutscher Phantastik Preis” 2009.
Together with “Das Obsidianherz”, the next novels
“Salzträume” (Dreams of Salt) vol. 1 and 2, 2009
“Jenseits des Karussells” (Beyond the Merry-Go-Round), 2010
“Schwingen aus Stein” (Wings of Stone), Dec. 2013
all share the same gothic novel / steampunk setting: Bavaria / Austria 1865- 1867.
“Schwingen aus Stein” was awarded the “Seraph”, a literature award of the Phantastische Akademie e.V. for “Best Novel” in March 2014.
“Die Quellen der Malicorn” (The Wells of Malicorn), 2013 is not part of the previous series.
Single short stories can be found in anthologies published by
DIANA Verlag (Random House),
Verlag Saphir im Stahl,
Ulrich Burger Verlag,
Verlag Torsten Low,
Feder & Schwert,
My musings on life, the universe and everything can be found in my blog.
I like excitement and adventure. I love black humour. And what I like is what you get.