Category Archives: anthology

Where’s Holmes 2 has arrived, with another Mrs Hudson adventure!

Look what arrived in the mail! The Where’s Holmes Vol II anthology was published by Specul8 Publishing in Queensland. It’s their second ‘absent Sherlock Holmes’ anthology, and the second to feature one of my Mrs Hudson stories, and other ‘absent Sherlock Holmes’ stories by Aussie authors. This one contains Mrs Hudson and the Forgotten Letter…

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Another Guest Blog at ‘Blake and Wight’

I’ve been scribbling again. This time you can find my guest blog post at Penny Blake’s ‘Blake and Wight’ blog, for her Light in the Lantern series.

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eBook & Music Official Launch 30th/31st October, 2020

My new short story eBook collection, Another Twist of the Nib, and song, Spanish Flu, are being released this month. I’ve already reached out to a few readers for reviews. I’ve announced them both and revealed the covers. Now to announce their official launch on Halloween Eve (well, it’s on 31st October for Australia, but…

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When things don’t quite go to plan – but turn out alright anyway

Well, this is interesting.   Last time I published an eBook, via Smashwords and Draft 2 Digital (and listed it on Goodreads and my website bookshop), the entire process took about 3-7 days to sort itself out. With this in mind, and now my Patreon Adventurer Extraordinaire and above tiers have got their patron reward…

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First Amazon Review: Another Twist of the Nib – 5 Stars

   

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New eBook and Cover reveal!

Due to the rescheduling of A Fey Tale, I’ve decided to bring forward my planned publication of a new short story collection, Another Twist of the Nib, from March 2021 to this month! My second collection, Quarantine Reads, were lighter stories. This time, I’ve decided to aim for late October/pre-Halloween release, so I’ve collated some of…

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The Serendipity of Procrasti-research Comes Full Circle

This article was first published in March 2016… and finally the research has found its home. I first used aspects of the Lady Alice Mine in ‘All the Glitters’, a short story in the steampunk anthology, Den of Antiquity, 2016. ISBN: 978-0995276727 And now, after almost four years of bubbling in my brain,  A Fey Tale instroduces…

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Writing Sneak Peeks… Story Research

Unboxing some books for research for ‘A Fey Tale’ and an anthology short story …

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Introducing a New Short Collection: ‘Quarantine Reads’

Stuck at home? Bored? Trouble concentrating? Escape to adventure with my second eBook collection of short reads, Quarantine Reads. Now available via Smashwords and Amazon. I wanted to thank my readers for their support, so my Patreon supporters have received a free copy of Quarantine Reads this month, and newsletter subscribers can download a free…

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Here Be Monsters: a short story update.

A couple of weeks ago I spent eight hours of burrowing down the research hole to find details of a specific steamship (London to Adelaide, 1888) for a short story I’m writing for a steampunk/gothic anthology submission. I finally found a Trove article with everything I need, including weather on the trip… Then realised the…

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