Tag Archives: fantasy

Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair, 2021

Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair St Clair Rec Centre, 109 Woodville Rd, Woodville.  This was my first live event in 18 months, with my books, mugs, badges and tshirts, including – for the first time at any event: my new A Fey Tale tshirt, book-related metal lapel pins, and something new for those who prefer…

Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair, 2021 was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in books, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair, 2021

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…

eBook & Music Official Launch 30th/31st October, 2020 was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, halloween, Online events, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on eBook & Music Official Launch 30th/31st October, 2020

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…

When things don’t quite go to plan – but turn out alright anyway was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, challenges | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on When things don’t quite go to plan – but turn out alright anyway

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

   

First Amazon Review: Another Twist of the Nib – 5 Stars was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on First Amazon Review: Another Twist of the Nib – 5 Stars

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…

New eBook and Cover reveal! was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, books, halloween | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on New eBook and Cover reveal!

Living Canberra Arts Podcast Interview

I got a message last week, from the organiser of last month’s  FB event, Booklove Tuesday. Out of the blue. A pleasant surprise. The event organiser had been contacted by Barbie from Living Arts Canberra, a website with podcasts  and LACE radio station. They offer ‘a voice for artists, arts organisations and community goodwill organisations.’  She’d…

Living Canberra Arts Podcast Interview was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in aunt enid mysteries, interview, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Living Canberra Arts Podcast Interview

Writing Sneak Peeks… Story Research

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

Writing Sneak Peeks… Story Research was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, aunt enid mysteries, books | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Writing Sneak Peeks… Story Research

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…

Introducing a New Short Collection: ‘Quarantine Reads’ was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in anthology, Patreon, Tea & Tidings Newsletter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Introducing a New Short Collection: ‘Quarantine Reads’

Patreon Update and Live Chat Info

November Patreon Live Chat will be coming from the PBA FM Community Event this weekend, Saturday 11.30am to 1.00 pm (Adelaide, Australian CST ) I’ve got lots of things to talk about! Patreons also received their short story reward today. Become a Patron!

Patreon Update and Live Chat Info was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in Patreon | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Patreon Update and Live Chat Info

Latest Review: With a Twist of the Nib.

Sometimes you open your emails and get a pleasant surprise. In this case it was a link to the latest post on the book blog, Suz’s Space. Suzie is one of my long-term supporters on Patreon. Not only did she write a quick review on my short story collection, With a Twist of the Nib,…

Latest Review: With a Twist of the Nib. was originally published on karen j carlisle

Continue reading

Posted in Patreon, reviews, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Latest Review: With a Twist of the Nib.