So an update on the status of Fogbound, my Steampunk/Sci-Fi Novel. I am finalising the edit with a team of gracious volunteer proof-readers and then it will be winging it's way around the Literary Agents in an attempt to find someone who sees its potential and want to help with representation. Just a minute. Weren't... Continue Reading →
I wanted to talk today about my latest short story called Tokyo Prime. It's a sci-fi / cyberpunk setting with supernatural elements inspired from an roleplaying game setting I developed over thirty years ago. During the annual competition for HAC (The Huddersfield Authors Circle) it was voted winner in the Opening 2,000 words of a... Continue Reading →
So I've received Fogbound back from my editor and the news is... Drumroll please... Astoundingly good. Yes, there are a few areas that require looking at, but they are mainly about pacing and the order of some of the early chapters and new character POV's. All of these I was expecting, and there are some... Continue Reading →
It’s #FogboundFriday again already. Where does the time go? Main news today is Fogbound had been sent to the Beta Readers and my Editor. That’s it for writing for a while. I’ll just sit back twiddling my thumbs and eating cake. Well, either that, or I’ll pick up on my other novel ArkZeroNine, which is […]
Well as you've probably noticed, It’s not #FogboundFriday but as I have exciting news, what the hell - two posts in two days - unprecedented!
As with the sausage reference of the post, The first draft of Fogbound is complete!
It’s #FogboundFriday once again, and today I want to talk about... 98% Complete - The Final Weekend of writing Yes it's the final weekend of writing on the First Draft. I have just two chapters to complete over the weekend and then it will be into the world of editing for Fogbound. I am hoping... Continue Reading →
It’s #FogboundFriday once again, and today I want to talk about... Beta Readers I am looking for people who would like to be involved in the Beta Reading of Fogbound before it goes to final edit and publication. If you are interested in becoming a Beta Reader, all you need to do is go to... Continue Reading →
It’s #FogboundFriday, and I've seen so much new concept art that really fits the Fogbound mould, I thought I'd share a few more images from some of the fantastic artists over on ArtStation.com. Go check them out. IN OTHER NEWS Getting closer to starting the Beta Reader program for the Fogbound novel. I've been doing... Continue Reading →
It’s #FogboundFriday, so here's the latest update.I'm going to be at the Full Steam Ahead event run by @LeedsSteampunkMarket (Why do I want to call that Leeds Steampunk Meerkat? Is it just me? ;o)Anyhow I will be there on the Sat 30th June / Sun 1st July at Middleton Railway in Leeds (LS10 2JQ) -... Continue Reading →