Reasons why I have this blog

Why did I start this blog? Partly to promote the books. Partly because I am really interested in learning processes, and I wanted to document the journey from not having a clue to how self-publishing worked to… well, having more of an idea exactly what I didn’t have a clue about. But also, partly in […]

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A question and a statement

Firstly: dear WordPress, why make it so hard to find a login page when I accidentally log myself out? Leaving a comment on my own blog doesn’t work, and just leads to the Orwellian situation where the comment gets screened until I verify that I’m not a spammer and unscreen it. Secondly: dear people who […]

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I have bought an ISBN for The Maker’s Mask! This is all getting scarily real. I think I may have to go and drink some Baileys.

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Look at us, we’re cover plus

I’ve bitten the bullet, bought image rights from, and been playing around with cover images. This one is for The Maker’s Mask, from a photograph by Peter Zelei and a piece of concept art from loops7: And this one is for The Hawkwood War, from a painting by Yaroslav Gerzhedovich and the same art […]

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And in non-book news

My husband is planning to ride from coast to coast [1] on a unicycle to raise money for the British Heart Foundation in a couple of weeks’ time. He’s already ridden from Bristol to Cardiff. The British Heart Foundation do really important work, so if you have some spare money to throw his way, his […]

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