Was SPFBO 4 worth entering?

So SPFBO 4 is over and the excellent Orconomics took the winners spot. I entered my book The First Fear into it and whilst it got a pretty good review from one of the judges it didn’t make it to the final rounds. I’ve been asked by a few other authors whether entering the competition … Continue reading Was SPFBO 4 worth entering?


An Interview with Damien Larkin – Author of Big Red

  Q1. Tell us about your upcoming new book Big Red, what’s it about and who will enjoy it? In a sentence, it’s about an Irish soldier in the British Army on Mars! Big Red is a military sci-fi told from the perspective of Mars Occupation Force soldier Darren Loughlin. After waking in a highly … Continue reading An Interview with Damien Larkin – Author of Big Red

What to do for NanoWriMo 2018?

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?