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
Hi folks, I've just got back from a few days away to the Lake District, which is in Cumbria. I've been there a few times over the years but this was the wife's first visit and as it was her 30th birthday we wanted to do something special for it. We stayed at a cozy … Continue reading The Lake District- A Land of Fantasy
Hi folks, apologise for the lack of communication over the past month but me and the wife have been undergoing the very stressful experience of moving to a new house. At the start of this year I began a new job role at a company based in Tewksbury which was over an hour drive away … Continue reading I’ve moved to Worcester
Hi everybody, sorry not updating much lately me and the wife are in the middle of moving house so things are pretty hectic at the moment and are unlikely to settle down until after next week! Anyhow, if you're following the SPFBO competition you might be interested to know that there is a big promotion … Continue reading SPFBO Bookfunnel Giveaway
The 2018 summer sale ends on August 19th and from today (14th) the Sundered Crown Boxset is on sale for the massively discounted price of just 0.99p/c on Amazon Kindle. --- The first three books in the epic Sundered Crown Saga plus The Nightblade prequel novella. The royal family of Delfinnia is assassinated, sparking a conflict that engulfs … Continue reading The Summer Sale ends with the Sundered Crown Boxset!
The Self Published Fantasy Blog Off competition kicks off today and to celebrate over 100 of the entries are on sales for the next 5 days for just 0.99c/p. Get your books HERE The First Fear is in this year's SPFBO. Get your copy for just 99p/c from today until August 5th. Get your copy … Continue reading SPFBO Fantasy Sales