While my Guitar Gently Wept

Some dear friends bought me a guitar today as a leaving present. I say they bought it me today, but in reality, today was merely the day I took receipt of her. She had enjoyed a journey of over twenty thousand miles over a period of twelve months for us to be finally united inContinue reading “While my Guitar Gently Wept”

The Haunting of Edgar Allan Poe

Read Chapter One for free below Chapter 1 Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore. While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping… Three o’clock in the morning found me running through the deserted streets carrying only my caneContinue reading “The Haunting of Edgar Allan Poe”

Latest book release now available

“A Surcease of Sorrow” is now available on Amazon in both ebook and paperback. Also available on Apple Books, Barnes & Noble, and others. “On the night of 3rd October 1849, the poet and author Edgar Allen Poe was found, raving and in clothes not his own, outside a tavern in Baltimore’s seventh ward. HeContinue reading “Latest book release now available”

About to publish my latest book….

My second book (first novel) is about to be self-published. The book is a horror story set in 19th century America, based around the true but mysterious last days of the poet Edgar Allen Poe. Still working on final formatting and synopsis but thought it would be good to share the draft book cover andContinue reading “About to publish my latest book….”

Helping writers become authors

Credit to @KMWeiland for this insightful blog that I reference when writing. I am a big fan of Orson Scott Card (although he has some strange views around religion that I disagree with). One of my favourite go-to books is Speaker for the Dead. I use this novel structure taken from examples in Ender’s GameContinue reading “Helping writers become authors”

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