Flashes of Strange -Release Day

It’s a bit of a quiet release for me. When you consider that this flash fiction collection is full of creepy stories, it’s sort of fitting. These are stories I’ve written over the last several years. Some were prompted by pictures, others by an idle...

Digging deep – On why writers deserve to be paid

It’s no news to anyone that life isn’t always easy. There are hard parts in everything we do. As an author, some of those parts – many of those parts – are out of our control. We get the idea, write the story, refine the story, send it out, and...

What do you say to aspiring authors?

I’ve been really lucky lately. My local libraries stock my books, and the one just own the road from me in Andover asked me to come along for a sci-fi author day they’d set up. Being me, I was naturally nervous. I’m not your average sci-fi author. My...

A Whirlwind Few Weeks

Just in case you missed it somehow last week, Parasite came out. That means I now have a full trilogy out there in the world. People are buying it, reading it… It’s bloody terrifying. It’s sort of like cooking your favorite meal and setting it out...