On 6th January 2016 The Amphiblets will be released onto Amazon Kindle. Here is the prologue. Please enjoy and Happy New Year!
The Amphiblets will finally be published on to Amazon Kindle at the reasonable price of $2.99 and £2.01. It is written for ages 11+. It had originally been written after my third novel 15 years previously, but pursuing a degree to become a teacher, followed by the teacher training course, it was only natural it lay unforgotten… Continue reading NEW – The Amphiblets
My new book is coming out next year in less than a month. The date chosen will be the 18th anniversary of my father’s death. He was a natural storyteller and in honour of his creative ability I wanted to give him something special. This book was written 15 years ago and had been saved and… Continue reading The Amphiblets
So instead of spending my time writing this weekend, I was overcome with the urge to paint instead. I haven’t felt this for a long time, so just went with it. The only problem is I haven’t written the books as yet.
Yesterday I painted a front cover for my book and apart from the odd touch-up to be done here and there, I’m pretty pleased with it. Next I’ll be adding text but I won’t reveal the finished piece until I’ve written the book, which will take a while as I’m only a quarter of a way through… Continue reading Completed Painting
Having spent a fortune having professionals design book covers for my first trilogy, (15 years ago before the time of free stock images) I’ve decided to paint the cover for the book I am currently writing as it’s pretty hard to find an elf and a dragon without having to pay a small fortune. I’m adapting and copying… Continue reading Designing a Book Cover
It’s been a year since I last ran. An entire year! Numerous races later, plus a shoe box full of medals for taking part in different races, I’m reflecting on my decision. Do I miss it? No. Not one bit! Even after I managed to get down to a 7 minute mile pace for three miles, I… Continue reading Hanging up my running shoes!