Dogs – Plural

I recently mentioned on my author page that I was taking care of the dogs, plural. But as you probably know my previous dog, Molly, passed away last year and our house had been empty of dogs until this March when I adopted baby girl Miley… so why did I use the plural form dogs … Continue reading Dogs – Plural

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Monday Miley

I hope everyone has been enjoying the Easter break, I certainly have. You may or may not be aware that a few weeks ago I got a new puppy. Her name is Miley and she is both the bane of my existence and the light of my life. Semi-Hiatus Since getting Miley I’ve had to … Continue reading Monday Miley

Not Exactly Elementary

Today my novel ‘Customerpocalypse’ officially releases as an e-book. It’s an exciting feeling but I’m also nervous about putting this novel out into the big wide world. I’m nervous because I know it won’t be everyone’s cup of tea, it’s barely mine, and yet I’ve sunk so much time into it so I’m terrified of … Continue reading Not Exactly Elementary

Gratitude

Yesterday I had the delight of receiving my copies of Beginnings – An Australian Speculative Fiction Anthology. It was an absolute thrill to open up the box and see all the books inside, knowing my short story was in there. The best thing Better than that feeling though, better than selling signed copies and getting … Continue reading Gratitude

I Volunteer… But Not As Tribute

Sorry for The Hunger Games wordplay in the title, I’ve been reading a lot of discussions on the series lately so it immediately came to mind. But, today’s blog post is not about The Hunger Games it is about volunteering – specifically the volunteering I’ve done this month for the Abbey Museum’s Medieval Festival. A … Continue reading I Volunteer… But Not As Tribute

Meowketing Yourself

I’m sorry for the pun, I can’t help it, I swear I’m a grown up. Anyway, what I wanted to talk about today is marketing yourself… it just so happens that for me that currently involves a few cat-centric things (hence my terrible pun). Now for those of you following me on Facebook, you’ll already … Continue reading Meowketing Yourself

It’s All A Sneak Peek To Me

A/N: So last week I ran a poll over on my Facebook Page, to see what genre people preferred; Fantasy or Gothic Horror. The results were 100% Fantasy (as you can see in the screenshot below), so in honour of that, I decided to reveal this sneak peek of the book I'm currently working on. … Continue reading It’s All A Sneak Peek To Me

That’s A Wrap!

This week has been pretty exhaustive for me, and 2018 has only just started. To be fair, every week has been exhaustive recently. Over Christmas we had family come down to stay; my Aunty Cheryl, Uncle Daryl and Cousin Jonathon. My Aunt and Uncle left but Jonathon is still here - so we’ve been busy … Continue reading That’s A Wrap!

Writing is the Easy Part

No matter how you go about getting your work published there are numerous steps involved, and it can definitely be tiresome. There’s a lot of work that goes into publishing a book; whether that be going the traditional print route or choosing the digital e-book path. I’ve just released my collection of short stories, and … Continue reading Writing is the Easy Part