Monthly Archives: November 2012


The Business Of Writing

This week has been busy with the business of writing. So much so, I think I have slipped behind on NaNo. So few hours, so much to do. With a little over a month until the launch of the book there’s a ridiculous amount of stuff to do. These books don’t promote themselves and with [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Publishing, Writing|0 Comments

New Set Of Articles Starting On Fantasy Faction

As I mentioned yesterday, whilst I was away on business, Fantasy Faction posted the first of my articles on craft where I talk to authors: Sam Sykes, MD Lachlan, Laura Lam and Lou Morgan about breaking into the industry and how 'going pro' impacted their writing process. I'm really proud of how these articles turned [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 19th, 2012|Writing|0 Comments

A Trip To Brum

When I got offered my current day job I got warned that I might be required to travel and would I be OK with that. I think it’s a pretty standard question these days in interviews. I replied that I was more than happy to travel and the thought of being stuck in a hotel [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 18th, 2012|Geocaching, Travel, Writing|0 Comments

Business Trip

Just to let you know I am off on a business trip with the day job for the next week. I'll have limited access to web, email and social media so non-urgent correspondence will have to wait until I return. On the plus side I'm hoping the lack of communication stuck in a hotel will [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Difficult Second Novel

As I’ve previously mentioned, I’m spending NaNo writing what has been referred to on here as Project Calamari, or as I revealed at the start of the week, the sequel to my first published novel. A friend of mine joked that this would be my “difficult second album” but the reality couldn’t be further from [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 10th, 2012|Writing|0 Comments

Jetsam Audio Fiction Now Available

You may remember back in May, I told you about Dark Fiction Magazine picking up my short story, Jetsam, for their audio magazine. The story has just been released as part of their 13th issue read by Dave Probert and featuring some great art by Shock The Badger. And best of all... IT'S A FREE [...]

2016-10-17T17:13:47+00:00 November 3rd, 2012|Featured, Writing|0 Comments