What It’s All About…

I have mentioned before that I have a book coming out. I've even mentioned the name, 'Lex Talionis', but I realise I haven't said much more than that. Mostly because I don't want to come across as being pushy or spamming anyone with my desperate authorial desire for you to read my stuff. Which you … Continue reading What It’s All About…

7/7 Blog Challenge

Thanks for this, Marlene! The 7/7 blog challenge means I open a current WIP, and post 7 lines beginning with the 7th line on page 7. Or page 77. Then I tag 7 other authors who get their turn. Good times for all. Marlene’s post is here. *Quick plug* Marlene is a wonderful person who … Continue reading 7/7 Blog Challenge

Write What You Know

Write what you know It's what every writer has been told in every class they've ever taken. For a long time, I took it literally and despaired. Because I loved all things genre. I loved science fiction--"hard" or "soft", whatever that means--fantasy, horror, mystery... You name it, I loved it. But how could I write … Continue reading Write What You Know

Unblocking

I have recently come to realise something. If you decide you will write every day, no matter what, and you give yourself no excuses and no quarter, even a champion procrastinator like me can get at least three lines out per day. Now, you might say three lines are nothing. But you'd be wrong. At … Continue reading Unblocking

Rex Reed, Reviews and Romance

Twitter is all about #WhyReadRomance today. I have to say, I love romances, but I’m a bit particular. I used to adore Loveswept and Zebra Historical romances as a teenager. When Loveswept, with its unique brand of humorous and/or steamy contemporary romances went away, I trundled along with Avons for a while. Loveswept was awesome … Continue reading Rex Reed, Reviews and Romance

The Next Big Thing

I’m participating in a fun author blog hop called The Next Big Thing. I was tagged for this exercise by the talented Susan Elizabeth Curnow, who has a wonderful science fiction novel out called Game of Adversaries. I was lucky enough to read this book at the beta stage and I'm so happy I get … Continue reading The Next Big Thing