|Parting is such sweet sorrow!|
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Monday, 12 December 2016
Monday, 5 December 2016
All my books are now available for purchase as paperbacks. If you're a fan of that old fashioned 'book smell', go grab yourself a copy at Amazon. They're pretty cheap too! Or, subscribe to my newsletter and enter the Giveaway I'm currently running exclusively for subscribers. You could win up to three paperbacks.
The Viscount's Son Trilogy – a dark paranormal mystery series (vampire fiction)
The Borderlands Trilogy – a young adult contemporary fantasy series
The Secret Chronicles of Lost Magic – an epic fantasy collection
Monday, 21 November 2016
Monday, 14 November 2016
Many writers turn themselves in knots about this one. The golden rule of writing dictates the first line must grab the reader. This seems like common sense, but it also sounds like a bucketful of pressure! Really? A book MUST hook readers with the first line?
|Must a book grab you from the very first line?|
Monday, 7 November 2016
Everyone's either talking about politics, or trying to avoid talking about politics. It's a tricky subject. One that can bring on a rash. I know. I'm still itching from a recent dinner party (yes, sometimes I attend these sophisticated soirees – very adult of me) in which a political discussion got rather heated. That well-regarded rule 'never talk about religion or politics' is there for a good reason it turns out.
But there is one place where politics is safe and infinitely intriguing to contemplate – in the world of fantasy fiction.
|Politics in fantasy – so intriguing!|