Update from a Missing Person

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve been quiet on the blog front recently – but if I’m realistic, most of you won’t have noticed as there are a billion other posts to keep you busy. I’ve been a bit time poor and this year’s reading has been a challenge. I’ve found it hard … Continue reading Update from a Missing Person


J.K. Likes Me

So ... this is a really self-indulgent spur-of-the-moment post that's short on content but big on content at the same time. As with most people in the bookish world, I'm a huge J.K. Rowling fan and she has been the single biggest inspiration and role model as a writer. I have a little story to … Continue reading J.K. Likes Me

Subway | Palliatopia – Launch Day Giveaway

It's a day that I thought would never arrive. My newest book Subway | Palliatopia is finally launched into the world. To all of you who have followed along with me as I have created this book, thank you for your visits and encouragement. From today you can purchase SWP in either eBook or Paperback … Continue reading Subway | Palliatopia – Launch Day Giveaway

Subway | Palliatopia – Book Trailer

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Proof of Light in the Subway

Today was a day that I've been working towards for the past two and a half years. Subway Palliatopia has been such a long project and there were many times that I wondered if it would ever see the light of day. But, as I've said many times ... success is born from perseverance. Finally, … Continue reading Proof of Light in the Subway

The YA Book Launch of the Year Looms

Subway Palliatopia is arriving soon Writing a book is a long commitment. It's been over two years since I started writing my newest book and I can finally see some light at the end of the tunnel. Writers will understand that it's a long road to release. A winding, bumpy, foggy, pot-holed road. It's been … Continue reading The YA Book Launch of the Year Looms

I’ve Done It Again. Change Is Good.

As a writer, my mind is like a storm. Always churning with plots and characters, and swirling with twists and turns. Writing a book is the longest part. It takes years to blend your ideas into a cohesive and engaging story. After the writing comes the cover and the release, then there's the long road … Continue reading I’ve Done It Again. Change Is Good.

The Long Road to Overnight Success + Goals for 2017

The Long Road to Overnight Success + Goals for 2017 This time every year is a time for reflection. Looking back at the year before and forward to the promises of the next. When I started writing I had visions of best sellers and earning enough to enhance my lifestyle. The reality is that writing … Continue reading The Long Road to Overnight Success + Goals for 2017

Changing into 2016

Looking back over my posts for 2015, one thing was obvious. I was very up and down with my post frequency. It was either a feast or a famine and I often felt guilty if I hadn't posted in a while. Finding the time to post regularly has been increasingly hard to achieve as I have juggled … Continue reading Changing into 2016

Why do I do it?

As a writer, one of the things I feel from time to time most of the time is the worry that I'm wasting my time. It's one of the reasons that I haven't shared with anyone except immediate family and a couple of friends that I write books. Writing is such a private thing where you … Continue reading Why do I do it?