I have finished editing my book (ADA KING) and I’ve even sent a sample off to an agent! Now, feeling like a teenager waiting for a boy to call, each email a source of dread and excitement all at once. Acceptance or rejection, one or zero, all or nothing. It’s a very digital experience but […]
Here’s a teaser for my latest work – a mock book cover and the plot summary on the back. Have a look to see what the new science fiction novel will be about! What do you think?
A new series of posts on writing science fiction I wanted to document my process a little in case my wins and my losses might help some other people in their own writing struggle. This first one will deal with plotting, the planning out of your story’s structure from a high-level perspective. It can seem […]
I finished my IT contract up on Friday and here it is Monday and I’m back to the laptop and a little daunted. I know what I need to do now, bang out 90,000 words or so of top quality, high-concept science fiction and I’ll be in with a good chance of getting somewhere. […]
I had meant to start the process of self-publishing Two Palaces by now but have had an unusual problem. In order to publish on Amazon you need to get a US tax number, apparently, or they charge you full US tax of about 30%. But the US government is currently in shutdown!