Indie Deep Dive: ‘Edge of the Breach’ – Halo Scot

Welcome to a BRAND NEW feature on my website. I’ve been doing a bunch of #WritingCommunity Indie Author Interviews lately, and often we touch upon their work in a none-spoilery way. Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been reading Edge of the Breach by Halo Scot, and I was struck by two thoughts… 1…

#IndieAuthorApril – Why I LOVE Indie Authors!

In the #Twitterverse, the month of April is known as #IndieAuthorApril.This month the #WritingCommunity endeavour to promote the Independent Authors amongst us.Obviously as an Indie Author myself, I’m all in for this particular celebration. So, why did I choose Indie? There are dozens of reasons why an author chooses to go Indie rather than pursue…

An Interview with a Podcast – The Tiny Bookcase

No author interview this week, but instead you lucky peeps get an interview with the dual masterminds behind the fantastic ‘The Tiny Bookcase‘ Podcast. Now into their second season (at the time of writing this!) the duo of Ben and Nico have been performing a somewhat unique series of author interviews of members of Twitter’s…

An Interview with an Author – Anna Mocikat

Welcome to the third (yes, the THIRD!) in my now fully fledged series of interviews with Indie Authors. Today we’re going to delve deep into the realms of Cyberpunk! For a while now I’ve been following and interacting (from time to time) with the #WritingCommunity on Twitter. While I support ALL the authors on there…

Songbird News – 9th March 2020

As the big day approaches for the launch of Hunters, let’s take a look at the news… Depending on when you read this post, there may be a countdown just above this text box. That’s just how close I am to the launch of Hunters. That countdown is taking us to MARCH 17th 2021. St.…

An Interview with an Author – Kayla Hicks

Welcome to the second in my series of interviews with the authors of the Twitterscape! Well…now that I’ve actually got a second interviewee, it’s now become a series. For a while now I’ve been following and interacting (from time to time) with the #WritingCommunity on Twitter. While I support ALL the authors on there (especially…

Cover Story! An Evolution from exciting CONCEPT to fantastic REALITY!

A few months back (in October 2020) I put up a blog post that talked a little about book covers. Called ‘Be Honest… We DO Judge a Book By It’s Cover!‘ it discussed why I’d gone down the Indie publishing route (to keep creative control!) and how important I felt a distinctive cover was.  And…

PSA: The Lessons I’ve Learned Thus Far From My Adventures In Self-Publishing! – Part 1

Let me start by saying that – despite the ongoing Covid restrictions – I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and a very Happy New Year. I did, thank you very much for asking.  😊 I took a couple of weeks off work and spent the time productively. Since I got the final draft…