Truthseer

I finally got Truthseer (Phoenix book 2) onto Amazon (at last, so many delays!) I love the cover! It was my childhood dream to work with wild creatures that are free to leave if the arrangement doesn't suit them... Thought I'd keep it at 0.99 for a couple of days so friends can get it …

First Free Giveaway

My first free giveaway of The Phoenix Enigma on Amazon this weekend! Seems a few hundred people are busy downloading their free dystopian adventure for some 'relaxing' reading... Also in UK  

Phoenix cover art

Well, that's one way to jump on the learning curve! I'd done some reading about 'what happens next' after the book goes live on Amazon but... It's like launching yourself down a black ski-run and hoping everything will work out OK. First I discovered that reviews for Phoenix on the Amazon USA store will show on …

Hello to Spring!

It seems extraordinary to be sitting outside in the sun composing this blog––in February! When I wrote the first draft of The Phoenix Enigma four years ago I set the scene in chapter 1 as, "February was waiting to give way to March, trees were in bright spring leaf, primroses and daffodils glowed in sunlit …

Snow!

Back in the Wild Welsh Borders to a greeting of snow! Funny how you notice the cold when you arrive from somewhere quite a lot warmer but the effect doesn't last long... Anyhow, a great opportunity for some snow scenes as it looks like it will melt soon. Maybe some atmosphere for Phoenix 2 where …