The Devil To Pay Launched!!!

At last!! Finally!! After what seems like a lifetime rewriting, editing and then pre-publishing preparation, the short novel I wrote for my MA in Creative Writing has finally been sent out into the public arena!! As usual it wasn’t without last-minute issues as Amazon KDP wouldn’t accept the carefully formatted … Continue reading

The Joys of Self Publishing (or how to go quietly insane): Part Two

Before I write part two of the self publishing post, I’ve just realised that, although I’ve publicised it just about everywhere else, I’ve forgotten to put my latest news about Devil to Pay on the writing blog! Anyway – the news is, the Devil to Pay website is up at … Continue reading

The Joys of Self Publishing (or how to go quietly insane): Part One

There are basically two ways to self-publish (and by self-publish I mean doing most of the dirty work yourself – not just the writing): the easy way and the hard way. The wide-open highway and the narrow, rock-strewn path with the 1000 metre drop on one side. The tourist charter … Continue reading

Why the Guns All of a Sudden?

Once again, I’m a bit behind with my blog posts, but I do have a good reason: I’ve been trying to get everything sorted for the publication of Devil to Pay, and it’s been a bit more complicated than Not Only the Ink is Black. More about that in my … Continue reading


A big thankyou to everyone who downloaded Not Only the Ink is Black for free – and for those who have left reviews (more please? 🙂  )! I’ve had some fantastic feedback for what is the first book published under my real name (and on my own). I talk about … Continue reading