The Range – Live and Kicking

After all the hard work my baby is finally out there to fend for itself. Even now as I write this and look at the screen shot above I find it hard to believe it’s really happened, that the book I’ve been working on since 2010 is an actual real thing that people can read.…

The Range – it’s launch time!

The image above, Dauntless, was painted by the talented Christina Deubel. Not only is it a wonderful piece of artwork, one I have spent many hours staring at, but also the cover for my novel, The Range. After what has often felt like an eternal struggle of finding time to write and edit, my novel…

The Range is coming!

That picture above, dear blog reader, is a proud moment for me. To see my novel on my kindle for the first time is a strange thing indeed. But before you hurry away to look for it on Amazon I should point out that it’s not there yet, I was only testing to see what…

NaNoWriMo – And We’re Off!

It’s all go for NaNo! I’m off to a shaky start with the big event! So far I’ve managed to crank out 2,150 words. I had hoped to get a lot more done today but I’ve been a tad pre-occupied with editing my long-term writing project, The Range. My plan for NaNo 2012 is to…

Writing Tips Thursday: Do You Need An Agent?

If you’re a writer you need an agent. Apparently. I don’t have one.  I’m not sure I need one for a while. After today’s surprisingly enjoyable editing session on my current writing project, a post apocalyptic novel called The Range, I was feeling in a good mood and figured I’d spend some time researching literary…