A Time For Plotting

A Time For Plotting

I guess everyone has their own favourite time during the day to try and get their thoughts in order, whether that’s in the shower, or travelling to work, or lying in bed waiting for the alarm clock to go off. Well, as an author, the best time for me to think is during...
Now I’ve Done It…!

Now I’ve Done It…!

Now I’ve done it. Totally sabotaged my plans and best intentions. You probably know that my novels are historical fiction, set in that period of massive turbulence around the First World War. And all my outline plots for the next six books are based on developing...
Sins Of Soldiers Review

Sins Of Soldiers Review

Just had a fabulous review on The Sins of Soldiers from Ani at www.thebookbag.co.uk. (http://bit.ly/2lOa9CD) – many thanks to Sue, who runs a site that all real book lovers would be well advised to make use of. It’s truly exhilarating when someone really likes one of...
Back From Vancouver

Back From Vancouver

Just back from a week’s trip to Vancouver, which was due to family affairs rather than book business. I thought I might actually get some writing done – maybe start on planning out the contemporary novel I mentioned before – but like most trips away from my normal...
A New Year – 2017

A New Year – 2017

A new year – and all the usual resolutions. Become more efficient (that’s been my annual resolve for at least thirty years now, and still no sign of being carried through), exercise more, write more and produce at least one more new novel in 2017. We shall see… But in...