Welcome to my new site

This site has been relaunched, after the old site became corrupted. What could be salvaged can be viewed here: thefatheroflocks.com/archive although links no longer work.

The Khalifah’s Mirror

“I have a story to tell you. It is a tale of adventure, of love, and deception, of destiny, daring, and death. It is a tale of kings, and warriors, and of beautiful princesses; butContinue reading

The Father of Locks

Ismail is a thief who dreams of being a poet. He is drawn to Baghdad, the capital of the world, and on its turbulent streets falls in with the notorious poet Abu Nuwas: the FatherContinue reading