Monthly Archives: April 2016

Local beauty spot returning to the spotlight.

Growing up in Staffordshire there were quite a few places we could visit of a weekend where, as a family we could relax from the hustle of working lives and in my case school. Most of these places were not … Continue reading

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Free download

As any writer who publishes their work on the Amazon Kindle format knows they offer promotional deals. One such deal is to offer your book as a free download for a five day period. The Death List was the first … Continue reading

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Support your fav author

As writers we are dependant on readers buying our work, that’s very much a given. It’s a symbiotic relationship, without readers we’re just people who write words, with readers who actually buy the work we are then partners in  a … Continue reading

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Amazing review

The Satan Strain has been out now for a few weeks as a free download on Smashwords and as any writer knows it takes time for the word to get out about a book. This morning I noticed it had … Continue reading

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Spectre revisited

When Spectre was released I went along to the local cinema to see it along with hundreds of others on the opening night. I sat in the cinema enthralled as the story unfolded before my eyes. All the iconic signatures … Continue reading

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New promotion outlet

Recently I’ve been in contact with Carter Novels, an enterprising husband and wife team who run their own website that helps indie authors promote their work while they advertise their own books too. I’m now the proud owner of two … Continue reading

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Critical acclaim or commercial success, a writers dilemma.

What do we as writers want to be our ultimate gain from our endeavours, is it critical acclaim or commercial success? I think this is a question all writers must answer at some point. Is it better to held aloft by … Continue reading

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