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A minor hiccup… back to reality.

The problem with chronic health issues and anxiety is you never know what the next 24 hours holds in store. On Sunday night, I woke at about 3.30am. My feet (left leg), lips and fingers were tingly. Not always a good sign. My pulse felt like it was fluttering. Nausea swept over me. I panicked.…

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A Fey Tale Book Trailer Reveal!

The new (Covid-safe)  book trailer dropped today – for A Fey Tale, book 2 in The Aunt Enid Mysteries.  

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Patreons Just Received a Music Download Reward

My latest song, Spanish Flu, is available free to my Patreon Conspirator + tier supporters. Because they deserve it!   Download your copy HERE from my shop. Enjoy!

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New Music: Spanish Flu – ‘Digital Single’ Cover Reveal

Serendipity is a strange thing.   I was researching for the second book in The Aunt Enid Mysteries – set in 1920. A throw-away comment about the ‘Great Picnic’ – an affectionate name for the quarantine tent city at the Jubilee Oval, Adelaide, South Australia in 1919. After reading accounts of mental health issues related…

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The bad… the good… and the soon to be revealed

Okay… the bad news first: I doubt I will have A Fey Tale polished enough for publication before the end of the year.  Then there’s the beta reader round and final editing… Yes, blame Covid, if you like. It sucks. Depression and anxiety suck (the words right out of my head). I’m now aiming for…

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More Patreon Rewards delivered

My Patreon supporters just received a sneak peek of the opening scene of A Fey Tale, the second book in The Aunt Enid Mysteries series. Want sneak peeks, behind the scenes, and more? Click HERE to support me on Patreon

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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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A Fey Tale: Book Cover Reveal!

I’ve been teasing social media for the past month… with hints of the book cover for A Fey Tale. Week 1 Week 2 Week 3Week 4: had two posts: and the finale. Here it is. The final cover reveal for A Fey Tale, book two in The Aunt Enid Mysteries. Art and design ©2020 Karen…

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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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A Fey Tale Cover Review Sneak Peek

Today my #patreon supporters got a first look at the new Aunt Enid Mysteries book cover for ‘A Fey Tale’ and a Behind the Scenes video on how the cover was made. Become a Patron!

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