World Tree (Flash x 4)

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As Man got older and his children grew up and had their own, he grew to resent the gods and their rule over his life more and more.

“How is it that they are forever young while I age and fade away?” he asked. “How is this fair?”

The unfairness of it sat so bitterly in his stomach that he was unable to eat or sleep … Continue reading

Divine Twins (Flash x 4)

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They say the first beings in the world were the Weavers, although they didn’t have their forms – because no story exists without a beginning, a middle and an end, and the world cannot exist without a before, a during and an after. But the first two forms were the Divine Twins made of Air and Water. No-one knows who made them or what came before. … Continue reading

Giveaway: ChapterCon Reader Tickets Winner

In case you’ve missed mentions, I shall be attending the ChapterCon event of the year (24th-26th August) as an author. If you haven’t been and looked already, you can find loads of details on the official website here: [External Link]

I had three reader tickets (access to a morning or afternoon session of accosting authors for books, signatures and general conversation) to give away and these have been won by Shona … Continue reading

Giveaway: ChapterCon Reader Tickets

So, we’ve just less than two months to go until the ChapterCon event of the year (24th-26th August). If you haven’t been and looked already, you can find loads of details on the official website here: [External Link]

However, the bit important to our giveaway!

The way this event is being run means that Readers / the public are invited to attend on the Saturday (26th) and tickets are available for morning … Continue reading

Into The Greenwood

As promised, here’s the opening paragraphs of my three current works in progress that are based on the idea of the Greenwood – to my mind, that fictional woodland in constant early summer where all the fairy tales happen. The three stories are given their working titles, i.e. they may change by the time they’re published if they’re published, and in the order I started working on them:

ChapterCon 2017 (done)

ChapterCon [External Link] is being launched this year;
24th – 26th August, 2017;
Teddington, England

The event is a few days for people in the writing business and is open to readers (i.e. for books, signings, readings and general goodies) on the Saturday 26th. Reader tickets to cover this are now available from the site. I shall be attending as an author.

Authors with pre-order available

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HumberSFF#3 Women in Science Fiction & Fantasy (done)

The Humber Science Fiction & Fantasy group [External Link] will be having their third social [External Link], a night of readings and chat in the Hull Central Library;
15th April, 2017;
Hull, England

I’m one of three women who will be reading from their work. I will be reading from 25 Ways To Kill A Werewolf and, if there’s a second reading, one of the short stories published here.

Giveaway: 25 Ways To Kill A Werewolf – Amazon.com

To celebrate the completion of the trilogy in combination with the fact that I’ve only just realised the American Amazon site allows people to do giveaways, I’m running a giveaway of 5 paperback copies – on Amazon.com (direct link here: [External Link]). You can skip right over there and see the conditions on-site but I’ll include the conditions below, too.

First, please be aware that this is only open to people in the … Continue reading