Not Only the Ink is Black – details of launch!

My debut internet work, Not Only the Ink is Black will be launched on Amazon Kindle tomorrow, 11th April 2012! Please note, that due to KDP’s terms, I cannot offer this book for free, permanently, as I would have liked (not yet, anyway), but it will be FREE FOR FIVE DAYS from 11th-15th April!! I…

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Not Only The Ink Is Black Website

Good news at last! Not Only the Ink is Black now has its own little website, containing excerpts of both tales and poems. I know that not many freebie e-books have their own sites, but I value my work very much, and want to give it as good a showcase as possible. I am responsible…

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Update

Having missed a week (nearly two, in fact), I thought I’d better give a quick update on what’s happening. It’s all busy, busy, busy! The Devil To Pay has now gone to the copyeditor’s a month early, great news, but it means that I have even more to cram into my schedule than before. Despenser…

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The Wednesday Rant (On a Thursday): Supermarkets

First of all, yes, I know it’s a day late! Slap my wrist and call me Sally! Anyway, it’s here now and this time it’s another rant about one of my pet peeves: supermarkets, and food shopping in general! Writers have to eat, you know and, unless they have a servant/good neighbour/relative /other half/child, or…

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The Wednesday Rant – Women With Swords

And now – a new sort of post (for me): The Wednesday Rant, when once a fortnight I’ll be letting you know what really gets my goat. Hopefully, it will similarly get yours too, which means a mutual cathartic offloading/putting the world to rights. There is one rule though… if any of my bugbears are…

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The Books That Made Me

A short while ago I showed you my earliest writing. But what you didn’t see there were some of the books that inspired me during my childhood and adolescence. Back then I only owned a few of them: the majority were carried away, like treasure, from either my village library in Churchdown, or the main…

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