With the upcoming release of my coming of age, sci-fi novella I thought I would blog on what was driving me when I put fingers to keyboard. About William's War: Set in a world five hundred years from now the Earth has been under attack for seventy years. A fourteen-year-old boy is drawn from present … Continue reading Williams War – About – Part 1
One thing I will say about this kind of series, if you end up picking a favorite brother then the author has done a good job.
Interview with an author this week brings in a different genre than in times past. The Authoress is Amelia Hendry and the book contains genuine social services documents and a police interview/conviction which has never been shown before, including how abusive relationships affected her childhood. In Amelia's on words: I am a mum and … Continue reading Interview with an Author Series Part 1
From time to time I down tools and pull out my Kindle. It is the heart of every author to become a better writer and I find there is no better way than immersing yourself in someone else's work. Today we look at the latest work of John A Gray and also ask some questions to … Continue reading Interview with an Author!
Finally, the book is finished. Arc copies have been sent out and pre-orders are available on Amazon. The Reign of Mathias takes place two years after the finish of the last book. This time I wanted to delve more deeply into the characters of each character. I found the book enjoyable to write and … Continue reading The Reign of Mathias
When I began writing I was given one piece of advice. Either write erotica or cursing into your book or don't write a book. The emphasis was on the fact that in today's society the only flavor of book people want leans less on story and more on the taboo. Given the rise of the … Continue reading Do wholesome books sell?
It was Saturday night and I had the grand idea of writing a blog and postponing it's publishing until Monday. I sat at the keyboard and prepared to mash away the next important topic that came into my skull. The difficulty with that was nothing would come. It was 11pm and I was just after … Continue reading Why writer’s need a break.