Made it! 2018 Aims & Claims

We're finally there. Here, I mean. In a moment when I count up all the events, achievements, failure, surprises, shocks, and - yes, wait for it - promises. I can't just do the one year, so here's two. I'm not going to tell you about some of the things, because ... well, because I'm just … Continue reading Made it! 2018 Aims & Claims


It’s All Coming Back …

In a physical sense. I'm back. There's two-inch thick dust on the surfaces (because I didn't cover them!); there's an almost-dead garden (I didn't arrange for anyone to water and it's been HOT!); there's not enough time before Christmas to do everything that needs doing! It's Nan's fault. Yes, I know. She's a nonagenarian. I shouldn't … Continue reading It’s All Coming Back …

Allegory – what’s that?!

From Google (of course): a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. That's an allegory. That's what the new novel is: Fantasy-allegory along the lines of Animal Farm, but contemporary. And even though I know it's not going to be the cup-o-tea for many … Continue reading Allegory – what’s that?!

Equine Neophyte of the Blood Desert

Published last night. It's in my 'new' trademark of Fantasy, this time YA (same as Agoness). Equine Neophyte of the Blood Desert (Smashwords and Amazon ) Trapped into potential slavery, no choices. Neesa plans her escape, prepares for the day she can be free to make her own choices. But on the day of Allocation, she’s accused of … Continue reading Equine Neophyte of the Blood Desert