ROT’s a Wrap

Rod3deditedFOR THE PAST 5 months I’ve lived a double life.

My alter-ego was a six-inch tooth-fairy that straddled the human world and the Fairy Kingdom.

And I’ve enjoyed every single minute of it.

Last week I released the final part – ROT 6: Filling Time. You can read more about the series here.

It’s a dark humour, adventure story. Little bit quirky as you’d expect if you’ve read any of my stuff.

I’ve made the first part permafree (Origin of the Feces) and you can download a copy in the link below from…wait for it

Joseph Heller – Catch-22 (Book Review)

61k33tu1calOpening Line: It was love at first sight.

Book Cover Blurb: Set in the closing months of World War II, this is the story of a bombardier named Yossarian who is frantic and furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him.

His real problem is not the enemy – it is his own army which keeps increasing the number of missions the men must fly to complete their service.

If Yossarian makes any attempts to excuse himself from the perilous missions then he is caught in Catch-22: if he flies he is crazy, and doesn’t have to; but if he doesn’t want to he must be sane and has to.

That’s some catch…

Genre: Classic Fiction/Humor Read more

25 Amazingly Creative and Thought-Provoking Ads

ON MY PROFESSIONAL network news feed on Linkedin, I follow the popular group – Brilliant Ads. They share thought-provoking images used in marketing and sales which is a really amusing source of content.

I thought I’d share some of my favourites in recent months on this blog which readers might find interesting. Read more

10 Things I Miss About Ireland

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Temple Bar, Dublin

HAVING SPENT TWO of the last three years in South America, I found myself getting a bit nostalgic today about home.

Finally parking my backpack down in Medellin, Colombia I’ve decided to give this writing lark a proper go, with my first novel released in two weeks time (yikes!).

On one hand, I love writing and the creative process, giving birth to new novels and following my passion. Read more

YOU WAKE UP (Choose Your Own Adventure)

2689790796_0b95052a81_zA bright light stings your eyes. You shield it with your palm and sit up, dazed and look around the strange room.

Surrounded by white walls, there are no doors or windows. On a small table in front of you, there is a box which appears to be locked.

High in the upper corner, you see a ventilator duct. In the opposite corner, there is a CCTV camera peering down at you. Read more