Oh Yeah. That Marketing Thing.

IMG-20180807-WA0003SO, I RELEASED A NEW NOVEL TODAY.

My fifth. Can you believe that?

I haven’t done too much in the way of promotion, because, well…I’ve done that in the past, thrown a lot of money at it, and didn’t get much return on the old investment of either time or energy.

Instead, I’m employing a slightly different method – one that I think many indie authors might be better served doing (instead of gaming algorithms and what not).

Write a bloody good book.

Yep. That’s about it.

Best marketing you can have is when people freely refer it to their friends without your prodding them in the back. Read more

Fr Regan. I’ve been expecting you…

ALWAYS A PROUD MOMENT seeing a project in print or the first time.

Especially this one. Yage is the sequel to Sigil and sees the Catholic Priest Tom Regan dust off his clerical collar again in a mystery thriller set in Peru.

I’m going to release this one in mid-September and it will be my fifth (!) novel.

How did that happen?! Read more

Entering The Void – My Experience Of Drinking Ayahuasca In Peru

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Delighted to have been asked to guest post on The Irish Introvert blog today.

I discussed my experience of taking ayahuasca in Peru back in 2014.

Since then, I’ve toyed with the idea of trying the mind-bending hallucinogenic again. Perhaps this summer, I’ll grow a set and get myself back down there.

In the meantime, you can check out the article here – via Entering The Void- My Experience Of Drinking Ayahuasca In Peru.

Further ReadingArticle I Wrote for the Belfast Telegraph, Ayahuasca – 1 Year Later (plus Q&A)

 

How a Peru Drug Experience Made Me Quit a Life of Partying – My Belfast Telegraph Article

I WROTE AN ARTICLE which featured in the Belfast Telegraph yesterday.

It is Northern Ireland‘s biggest newspaper and according to figures, is read daily by 174,000 people.

Pretty sensational headline, although considering the content, not completely surprising.

Goodbye respectable career! Read more