Getting Out There

From someone who writes a blog – from someone who writes, full stop – the message here might seem strange. Writing, by its very nature, is a solitary pastime. It’s not the sort of thing to do while you’re chatting to the person at the next desk, or if other people are...

It’s Finally Here!

Okay, guys, it’s taken a while, but I can confirm that, at long last, Ravens Gathering is available in paperback. At present, it is only available in the UK, but as it has been referred to by one reviewer as “a very British thriller”, that’s probably not a bad thing....

No Rules – Part Four

At last, we reach the grand finale.  Okay, that may be overstating things. The previous three posts (start here if you’ve missed them) addressed the key areas you might want to consider spending money on if you’re going to self-publish.  I know there can be other...

No Rules – Part Three

This is the third post in a series, so the introduction here is brief and probably won’t make loads of sense.  If you want to understand what prompted this outpouring and consider the choices to be made in relation to book covers, you may want to start here.  If you...

No Rules – Part Two

In my post titled No Rules, I explained that the lovely Sarah Brentyn had asked a question that basically put my brain into overdrive.  No Rules began the process of dumping the product of all that activity.  If you haven’t read that post, it would be prudent to do so...