Songbird News – 25th October 2020

Been a few weeks, but I have LOADS to tell you all!  😀 Okay, so let’s do a quick run over what you may have missed lately… Well, first up there was a Blog Post on the influence of music on my writing process, with a few examples of tunes that link to chapters. If…

Be Honest… We DO Judge a Book By It’s Cover!

Lately, I’ve been reading some really interesting stuff in regards to the pros and cons of indie publishing versus traditional publishing.  It’s becoming increasingly obvious – to me at least – that indie publishing is the way forward. The advantages of such an approach seem to massively outweigh the disadvantages.  I’m not going to go…

Songbird News – 19th September 2020

So, these updates are becoming more tri-weekly at the moment, but that’s okay.  I don’t want to overwhelm you with news! I have some fun stuff to talk about on this update – things are moving forward apace! Genuinely exciting times. But, before I get into all that… A couple of new blog posts went…

Inclusivity? Isn’t that how it’s supposed to be?

Those who are eagle-eyed may have noticed that I altered my Twitter profile this past week. I changed both my header and my little avatar picture. I felt it was something I should do in light of the issues going on in the #WritingCommunity with a series of revelations regarding male writers using a female…

Songbird News – 26th August 2020

My last update was at the end of July… and now it’s almost the end of August. Yeah, I missed my two week update timeline again, but in my defense, I’ve been SUPER busy!  Work has been crazy lately and I’ve been in a real groove on Book 2 (as you’ll see below!). But, before…

The Peril of the Pen Name!

Mark Twain Richard Bachman Robert Galbraith Anne Rampling Avid book geeks will know what those four names represent. Those that don’t know, here are a few more names… Samuel Clemens Stephen King JK Rowling Anne Rice Let me help you out…there are eight names, but only four people. The first four are the pen names…