Pathfinders is two! Discounted today.

THE FIRST BOOK that started my author career celebrates its second birthday today!

To celebrate, I’m dropping its price to 99 cents/p for the next couple of days.

If you’re looking for something a little bit wacky and original, then I’d suggest reading the opening chapters here to see if its for you. Read more

Changing Covers – The Stubborn Version

EIGHTEEN MONTHS AGO, I released my first creation to the wild.

Pathfinders is a supernatural thriller with a sprinkling of science fiction. Panning two worlds, it explores this reality and the dream world through the phenomena of ‘Lucid Dreaming’, popularized most recently with the movie Inception. Read more

Puking on the Page

SOMETIME’S THERE’S NOTHING quite like a good ol’ puke.

Usually, that feeling creeps up on me when I have a throbbing hangover. The urgent need for a release to purge my insides of the toxic booze from the night before.

Thankfully, those days are few and far between. When it does happen though, it feels like the best remedy to batter through a block. Some blocks, however, are harder to remove than others. Read more

Judging a book by its cover

BOOK NERD THAT I AM, I often overlooked the dusty old covers of the titles stuffing up our attic.

Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Dickens… classic authors whose books deserved better than a surface level skim or cursory glance. Timeless tomes that had survived not only the passage of time, but the mould and decay of our small attic space. Read more

My (First) Experiment with 3rd Party Author Promotional Sites

To help promote my debut novel Pathfinders, I enlisted the help of a number of promotional sites back in June.

The big daddy of them all, BookBub was my first choice, despite the significant fee they charge to feature your book (for my genre and price point I would have paid $600). Read more