The Speed of Change

My last post was just about two weeks ago—and boy how the world has changed since then, huh? A Global Pandemic is spreading across countries like… well, like a virus. Which is exactly what it is. CoronaVirus—or COVIS-19 as it’s been officially designated—is wreaking havoc with whole countries being put into ‘lockdown’. Here in Britain, Read More …

Really? I mean, Really, Really?

The past week or so I’ve been working my way through my now cleaned-up (in terms of formatting) copy of Kissed by a Rose looking for any stupid errors or any small elements of style that could be improved. Read More …

Looking Back… And Ahead

As you’ll know, if you’ve been paying attention, I’ve been reformatting Kissed by a Rose over the last week or so to get it ready to re-issue after Phaze fell by the wayside. The copy of the e-pub that I have is in a terrible state, with hard HTML paragraph breaks in the middle of sentences, never mind Read More …

Editing a Distraction

I wrote back in May last year, about the closure of Mundania Press and its imprints, which includes the publisher of three of my books, Phaze. That means that all three books, Kissed by a Rose, Eternally & Evermore, and Lost & Found no longer appear on Amazon or any other e-book store. Read More …

The Writing Habit

2015—5 years ago now—was the last time I was particularly active as a writer, both from the actual writing point of view and a promotional one. My last book was published in June of that year, for example. Read More …

Phaze Books Closes

It’s the third week in May, and my last “weekly update” was
fourteen weeks ago. I did say my renewed commitment to a blog post at least
every week wouldn’t last, didn’t I? You should know better than to trust me on
these matters by now. Read More …

Weekly Update – 13/02/19

It’s Wednesday, and the weekly update I’ve committed to is supposed to go up on a Monday. But I’ve been feeling under the weather this week, so that’s my excuse. Read More …

Weekly Update 04/02/2019

It’s been another good week in terms of writing. Not stellar, but good. I added about three thousand words to The Truths We Live pushing it past the seventy-five thousand word mark. I didn’t write every day last week, but on the days I did I was adding between five-hundred to a thousand words each sitting. Read More …

Weekly Update

As part of my desire to get back up to speed, I’m committing myself to posting an update on my progress with my writing at least once a week. So here’s this week’s update. Read More …