The start of my writing career

We all started writing one day – whether it was a hobby or to vent some frustrations. I started my writing career young. The earliest memory I have is penning a story about a fairy. It was about 4 sentences long but that’s where my love for the written word birthed. At school, I usedContinue reading “The start of my writing career”

2014 – The Year That Was

2014 was a pretty eventful year for me – I had 2 book releases (Earthwalker and To lean on falling Men) and a promise for a third. What I mean by that is I had finally finished my first ever dystopian which had taken 6 months to write and edited it profusely for a fewContinue reading “2014 – The Year That Was”

Earthwalker Is Now In Print!

I received news from my publisher Earthwalker is now available in print on Amazon. I can’t wait to get my own copies! Nothing beats having your own book in your hands. It can be purchased here for $10.99. My historical fiction Darkness before Dawn is for sale for print or ebook.

Christmas Submissions

 Christmas isn’t far along and its usually the time when many companies begin the ritual of shutting down for the holidays. What about book publishers? From my personal experience, I’ve witnessed publishers shut down a week or so before Xmas and don’t open again until late January. It’s a frustrating time for an author becauseContinue reading “Christmas Submissions”

Why I use Beta Readers

I’ve been writing for a very long time, but only recently been introduced to beta readers. When I wrote my first big historical fiction, Darkness before Dawn, I had no idea how much work was needed before publication. I submitted it to an online forum and it got pretty good feedback. This feedback helped improveContinue reading “Why I use Beta Readers”

Update October 2014

Hi everyone, its been ages since my last post. Life has been hectic and I’ve had little time to catch up on this blog. The only news I can report on is I’ve finally finished writing my current WIP, a historical fiction based during the Blitz. It was a project I started working on backContinue reading “Update October 2014”

Promoting your book

Every author knows promoting your book is like fishing in a huge ocean. The market is saturated and makes it difficult to find your market and most of all, readers. For those authors who want to become the next E. L James or Stephen King overnight, think again. It takes years of hard work andContinue reading “Promoting your book”