Hi everyone, I was working on my latest book and being distracted by social media (Damn you Facebook!) when I realised that there are so many writers out there that don’t have a clue how about getting their work out there. In this new series of blog posts, I’ll be covering some of the basics. … Continue reading Tips for Indy Authors part 1: Planning
2018 is coming to an end and I have to say its been a bit of an odd one. It’s been far, far better than 2017 for me personally but the wider world seems to have become weirder and stranger than ever before. So, in January of 2018 I started a new job and I’ve … Continue reading End of Year Review: 2018
The end of the year and holidays are fast approaching so what better time to treat yourself to some books. As such, the Sundered Crown Boxset is on sale for just 0.99p/c on Amazon Kindle. Get your copy from - mybook.to/SCboxset
The First Fear my latest release and SPFBO entrant is on sale from today until December 2nd. Pick up your copy for just 0.99p/c in the USA and UK only on Kindle. Get your copy via: http://mybook.to/FirstFear The Supreme rules the world. For centuries the Supreme has reigned with an iron fist. The people are … Continue reading The First Fear on Sale now until December 2nd
The holidays are approaching so what better time to pick up some books. The first three books in my Sundered Crown Saga are on sale for just 0.99p/c via Kindle until November 19th. If you've already got Heir, now is the perfect time to get the others! If you've already got Heir, now is the … Continue reading The Sundered Crown Saga Sale!
So, Netflix’s attempt at an historical epic is now available to watch and on a rainy grim night me and the wife settled in to watch The Outlaw King, the untold story of Robert the Bruce. First off let’s get the good news out of the way. It’s no Braveheart, a movie that plays fast … Continue reading Review: Outlaw King
Hi everyone, as I've mentioned in a previous newsletter and via my social media channels the fantasy community has come together to help a fellow author who is living their final days with terminal leukemia. The outpouring of support to Brandon has been fantastic and I am doing my part by reaching out to all of … Continue reading Brandon Barr: Father, husband, friend, author. #BrandonsBuddies
So, it’s nearly that time of year again when writers both professional and amateur start to think about what they’re going to write for National Novel Writing Month. What is NanoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month is an annual, Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a … Continue reading What to do for NanoWriMo 2018?
Hi folks I hope you’re well this balmy October. Just a quick update, I have some news to share regarding the audiobook edition of The First Fear and there’s some sad news coming from the SFF writing community. Audiobook in the works First off, after a few months of searching I’ve finally discovered a narrator … Continue reading The First Fear Audiobook and an appeal
Hi everyone, it’s been a while since my last blog post. A combination of being busy at work (always a good thing!), getting man flu (boo) and facing down the dreaded writer’s block being the main reasons. In this post, I thought I’d share my thoughts on the Netflix series: The Haunting of House Hill. … Continue reading Review: The Haunting of Hill House