My Life As A Writer

Writing is hard and easy. It is both a joy and agony. There are moments of jubilant dizziness, despair, comfort, anger, tears and laughter, sometimes all that same time. It is equal parts stressful and stress relieving. When not writing I yearn to be writing and sometimes when writing I crave to be anywhere but…

Interview With Sarah Potter

This is a first for me – an interview with an actual real life author, Sarah Potter, the creator of Desiccation. The cover is wonderful, harking back to the good old days of sci-fi when people knew where they stood with bugs from another dimension. Not like these days where villains and heroes are interchangeable…

3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge

Darkness has a bad reputation in my opinion. There’s a lot to be said in favour of the luxurious, silky and encompassing nature of darkness. Story tellers endeavour to embolden the belief that darkness is evil, that it serves to arouse your senses to unseen terrors. I believe that darkness is an opportunity to retreat…

Bad Customer Service Rant!

  This New Years Eve I fancied a trip to London to see the fireworks. It’s a lot of hassle, shuffling among the crowds, cold feet, trying to sing Auld Lang Syne when you don’t know all the words, hugging strangers and smiling until your face hurts. And even when you’ve had enough you have…