Wandering Knife Update: The Good Idea Fairy

May already? Where has the year gone? I was supposed to have another novel published by now. The second in the Wandering Knife epic fantasy series. Currently the title for this novel is Book Two. This might give you an idea… Continue Reading

Prose Exploder: Shelob’s Lair

  One book I’ve returned to many times in my life is The Lord of the Rings. I’ve got the paperback copy of the trilogy published by Grafton in 1991 with the incredible artwork by John Howe, and I may… Continue Reading

Read, Watch, Listen Oct 2021

To be honest, I’m a slow reader. It usually takes me a month or two to get through a book. Also, unlike other media consumers, I don’t really binge watch TV series. For me, reading and watching are a lot… Continue Reading

Review: Spirits of Vengeance by Rob J Hayes

The doyen of indie fantasy delivers with this sharp novel, written in prose that cuts like a katana through the mind’s eye. The wandering swordsman Haruto travels through a frozen frontier, using his supernatural gifts to cleanse the land of… Continue Reading

Am I Still Running In SPFBO7?

The seventh edition of the Self Published Fantasy Blog Off is under way. This is a contest for indie published fantasy novels that are the first in a series or are stand-alones. 300 novels have been entered in this contest… Continue Reading

This Is Why You Hire An Artist Part Two

Another reminder to authors that artwork is best left to artists. If there was one skill that I would love to download into my brain, Matrix-style, it would be the ability to create digital art to use for my book… Continue Reading

An Interview With Steve and Raul

A couple of weeks ago I sat down with a pair of booktubers to have a chat about Red Harvest Moon. Steve from ‘Steve Talks About Books’, Raul from ‘Raul Reads’ and I chewed the fat about a host of… Continue Reading

Steve Talks About My Book And Stuff

Thanks to Steve for taking the time to review Red Harvest Moon on his booktube channel! I look forward to chatting with Steve and Raul from Raul Reads very soon.

The Early Reviews Are In

It’s impossible to know how people will receive your fiction. It took me almost three years to finish Red Harvest Moon, and all I could really do as I was writing was hope that when it was published it would… Continue Reading

Announcing the release date for ‘Red Harvest Moon’

Red Harvest Moon will be launched on the 19th of March, 2021. This is the novel I’ve always wanted to write. A novel is a synthesis of an author’s influences and their own creativity. I’ve always been a fan of… Continue Reading