Category Archives: Writing

WOOT!

Ok, not a very good title, but… Got a big update on the writing front and the blog front. Hopefully in the next week or so this blog will get a makeover. (nice new artwork from the House of K. … Continue reading

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New Year update.

Ok, Hand of Glory is out on submission. So time to forget it, well, set it aside for now. Oracle is undergoing revision, well I am making notes concerning the comments. I am still well within the time line the … Continue reading

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Done it.

Ok, feeling quite sick. I have just sent off my submission to Jo Fletcher books of my newly minted manuscript for Hand of Glory. They tell you to aim high to begin with, but still. Jo Fletcher is one hell … Continue reading

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Update on Oracle submission.

I have  received an email concerning my submission of my novel, Oracle, to a Romance publisher. Well, it’s a bit of a surprise. I had expected a rejection, but I have a revise and re-submit with details of what they … Continue reading

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World Fantasycon

Off to Brighton tomorrow. Never been to a World Con before, they normally are in the US. I couldn’t afford to go. Even the one in Brighton is costing me a lot. Not that I begrudge it. The last one … Continue reading

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Short story sold and other news.

Had a short story accepted by http://ticketyboopress.co.uk/ For their anthology;  Malevolence – Tales From Beyond the Veil.  See their site for details of the superb artist, Aty Behsam.             Now in the process of editing … Continue reading

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The Robot is Angry.

Is it, hard to say, but it is open to submissions until the end of the year. http://angryrobotbooks.com/2013/10/angry-robot-open-door-2013/?utm_source=website&utm_campaign=wordtwit&utm_medium=web I am so, so tempted to submit my manuscript. I suppose it would come under the WTF genre. I think? I will … Continue reading

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So, the first stage is done.

My expression here says it all. I have finished the first run through of my manuscript. All Donna’s comments addressed, much altered and quite a few bits added. Even with deleting quite a bit I have added another 300 words so … Continue reading

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Update October 5th 2013

Alright lame title, but I have never been very good at them. So Oracle is one month, four days into its submission. The Romance Publishers state on their website, they have a 30 day turn round. So either; The office … Continue reading

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I really meant it

          Yes I did. The more I dig into the edit of HOG the more I realise I still have a lot to learn with regards to the craft of writing. I also need a new … Continue reading

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