How to Step out of the Dark

How to Step out of the Dark A Writer’s Guide to Creative Self-Expression As first published on Medium. Please feel free to join me there. Writing is by its nature a solitary affair. Although we may duet on a poem, seek advice on this fact or that, in essence, we sit, write and publish on […]

New Writer’s Resources Page

I thought I’d give everyone a heads-up that I have a new page on my blog. After the wonderful responses to the posts I’ve meant mostly for my Medium account, I have decided to collate all that information (and more to come) on a separate page. I hope this enables people who haven’t read them, […]

A Super-Swanky New Me

 Any of you who have read or purchased my books will know that I am published by a company called Creativia. The lovely people involved have just upgraded their website so that their authors and books are put front and centre. The result is the page that I had with them is now brand […]

Alternate Writing Resources

Alternate Writing Resources There’s Always Help Available Author’s Note: Here is my latest post on Medium. Please feel free to click the link and join me there. I think all writers (me included) have a tendency to complicate things overthinking what, how, why and where we write instead of just picking up a pen or […]

2017 Writing Goals

I read an interesting article by some wiseacre who suggested making a list of all your writing hopes and aspirations for the forthcoming year. Now I’m a writeaholic, but after scanning through the following list, I aren’t so sure it was a good idea. Nevertheless, here it is. You can all hold me to account […]

50 Word Stories: In Isolation

In the isolated nothingness between the dream and the realisation of that dream, I find myself at a crossroads. The what if moment, the great imponderable, I fear it for it is unknown. I wait, finger hovering over the publishing button, cold sweat dripping. Do it! says the Devil. Do it!

In Glass Published

I announced last month that a short story I’m very proud of, In Glass, was to be included in the Premier Issue of Phantaxis, a magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. Today that magazine is published and available at all major outlets. Hooray! My thanks to all of you who asked to be informed when […]

Glass Spiders Published

I’m very privileged to have had a piece of flash fiction titled Glass Spiders published on the wonderful Litbreak site today. Please feel free to click the link and read my work or one of the many other fantastic short stories and poems they have to offer. I would also encourage anybody with a penchant […]

Ooh, I Feel Posh Now.

The good people at my publishers, Creativia, have given me my own biography page as of today. The Eternals is also now listed under the Fantasy section of their website. You all know how much I hate talking about myself so feel free to pop over with this Link and take a peep. It’s as much […]

I forgot!

Now, I’m not a man famed for my…what’s it…you know…that thing…diddlyscrat…memory, that’s it, which is why I forgot I’d got a story in this month’s newly released and always wonderful The Fable Online. Feel free to check out my contribution Phoenix Burned if you get the chance, it’s only short. And to all you fantasy writers […]