Bye bye 2022 and what a year it was! I'm still tying to process that I can say 'I'm a published author...' It's still a bit mind blowing that I somehow managed to publish three books on Amazon and one free short story. 😁 ▶︎What did I publish?◀︎ The Sky Saga Book 1: The Cardinal … Continue reading A reflection on 2022 as a debut author
The Cardinal Sky Cover Revealed
The Cardinal Sky Cover Revealed Coming this summer! I am so happy to reveal the cover of my debut novel, The Cardinal Sky. If you can't tell from the cover, it is a Sci-Fi Post-Apocalyptic novel, set ten years after aliens set off a global EMP and conquer Earth. The story follows four characters, with … Continue reading The Cardinal Sky Cover Revealed
Cardinal Sky Draft Complete
It took a little while... and if you've been following me on Wattpad since I first published the first chapter of Cardinal Sky, then you know 'a little' is a slight *wink* understatement. But the first book's done, and going through one last proof before heading off to the editor! I've also just paid the … Continue reading Cardinal Sky Draft Complete
Dos and Don’ts on Writing a Book Blurb
Do you listen to music while you write? I certainly do. I find the pacing of songs helps set the scene and mood I create in my mind. I have spent hours searching for music that takes me on an inspirational journey. Mostly, I prefer instrumental music as I find lyrics can be distracting while churning out … Continue reading Inspirational Music
What are your thoughts on Negative Reviews?
"If you have nothing nice to say then don't say anything at all!" We all know the quote from little thumper and most of us probably grew up with a parent and or grandparent teaching us something similar and yet this isn't applied to the internet. Once we get on the net it gets … Continue reading What are your thoughts on Negative Reviews?
Stick to the Plan? Or take another path?
Are you the type of person who makes a plan and sticks to it no matter what? Or are you the type that plans and plans but when push comes to shove you do what feels right and treat the plan as more of a guideline? Or are the last type who says screw the … Continue reading Stick to the Plan? Or take another path?