If Jack were real, it'd be his birthday today. And for quite a few years now, I've been using his and Gareth's birthdays to give myself deadlines to get stuff done. This year is no exception, and today is the day Repeat Offence, my fantasy novella about warriors Taz and Hiro, and their punishment by … [Read more...] about Repeat Offence: Celebrating with a New Release
Release Day Post
It's a beautiful day today. And... Healing Glass is out! And I'm so very, very glad about that. I've had this gorgeous cover - thank you Miranda! - for far too long and there were times when I didn't think it'd ever make it onto the front of the book. But with much help and a few swift kicks, we … [Read more...] about Healing Glass is Out!
Sometimes, life has a way of throwing spanners in my path. These last few months, it's certainly been very busy doing so. The latest instalment includes website trouble of the kind that may need me to rebuild the whole thing, so it's perhaps understandable that I've not been blogging as much as I … [Read more...] about An Unexpected Afterlife, or Shadow Realm is out today!
Were he real, today would be Jack Horwood's birthday. And ever since Job Hunt I've used his birthday, and Gareth's on July 30th, as a kind of writing deadline. First, to get Job Hunt submitted. Then, the following year to finish first Ghosts and then House Hunt. I've had a similar project every year … [Read more...] about Like the King and his General – Sword Oath is Out!
Happy Release Day to Scott J. Coatsworth and the first of his River City Chronicles, a story of magical realism. It's a term I first heard when reading the stories of Isabel Allende - so to say that I'm interested in finding out what kind of story Scott J. Coatsworth has woven would be an … [Read more...] about River City Chronicles | Book Chat With Scott J. Coatsworth
Jack Horwood is a card-carrying coffee addict. And three years ago, when the first book telling Jack's story came out I was toasting him on his way with an outsize mug of coffee. It seemed only fitting. Today, book #4, Swings & Roundabouts, is out. And because it's more of a Gareth book - in my … [Read more...] about Swings & Roundabouts is out and I’m channeling Gareth!