http://fantasy-faction.com/2015/so-whats-the-fuss-about-ulysses With everything going on in the background I forgot to let everyone know about my last Fantasy-Faction article in which I take a look at the writing software Ulysses 3. Available for Mac and iPad it's a great alternative to Scrivener. Be sure to check out my article!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8MRDbD3yVE Here's the second teaser trailer for something HUGE that's coming up next week. This has needed 6 months near solid training and planning that has taken place in complete secrecy. More tomorrow!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQW5EIezvyo&feature=youtu.be Not all is as it at first seems. Keep watching throughout this week for something truly, truly epic!
Still wondering whether The Four Realms is worth 99p of your money? Well Anarchy Books has a FIVE chapter PDF up on their website for you to download FOR FREE. A number of people have said lovely things about the book so far (and none of them have come to me asking for money in [...]
Someone recently told me that New Salisbury was 'a bit like Chester' in the way it put modern shops into old buildings. They're not far off. I've been to Chester but it wasn't the inspiration for the fictional city. However, over at The Civilian Reader today I've done a Guest Post on "The Worldbuilding of [...]
Traditionally amongst my friends, we get to the end of the year and say “well that was a shit year.” Except, for me at least, 2012 wasn’t. It was a good year, a great year even, especially given the year before. Even when you ignore the fact that 2011 was Shytus Maximus, 2012 will go down as one of the best. […]
I know the Kindle edition of the book was out a little early but today's the 'official' release date so
I’m beginning to think that bringing a book to publication is a bit like a wedding. In your head, you have this perfect image of what it is going to be, and no matter how hard you work, reality chips away at that image changing it into something different. Like the bride in all those Wedding comedies, the author desperately holds onto the dream of an event they’ve been waiting their whole life for, whilst chaos reigns around them. Eventually, they give into reality and learn that it’s just as good, just different. […]