Drowning in the Land of Madness (Day 2)

Morning comes like a practical joke. Waking me up in the night like a hyperactive infant. My body thinks its 3pm but the time is actually 7am. Me and David are up and have found the coffee percolator. I search for the coffee and find it in the cupboard above the sink. Nobody should be…

Drowning in the Land of Madness (Day 1)

“It’s hard to make nonfiction seem believable.” –   Kurt Vonnegut   Saturday I am on a plane, and terrible things are happening. I have long suspected that invisible beasts live inside the clouds, hankering for a bite of the tasty metal that flies above them. Right now one of these beasts has grabbed the…

Beyond the Cogs

I’ve been standing in my lounge now for nearly an hour. You ever done that? Just stood there. Doing nothing. I got home from work. Came in. And just stood there. I wasn’t thinking about anything. Or, maybe I was feeling something. Ideas are hard to explain. You don’t think in words, or maybe you…

Gallot

Gallot knew things. Ask him and he’ll confirm it. “Gallot,” you’ll say, “I hear you know things.” “What do you know?” he’ll likely reply. Gallot was a simple man, in my opinion. He wore this weird coat that had too many pockets and only one sleeve. I think he found it in a charity shop….

The Acronym Game – An Experimental Book Promo

I was driving home from work, it was a long drive, when I got stuck behind a lorry for about half an hour. I decided I would use this time to try and work out what the acronym on the back of it meant: DFDS

VLOG! Biscoff Spread Biscoff Biscuit Taste Test!

Kassidy, being the budding YouTuber that she is, has gotten us Vlogging. It’s the hobby of a narcissist but someone’s got to do it. We found spreadable Biscoff on our travels today so the Vlog became a Taste Test.

Author Interview – Lyn Horner

Question 1: Who are you and what have you written? I’m Lyn Horner, author of western historical romance and romantic suspense novels, all with paranormal overtones. My newest book is Beguiling Delilah: Romancing the Guardians, Book Six. This series features psychic characters who guard apocalyptic prophesies handed down through time from ancient Irish seers. Question…

Author Interview – Ratan Kaul

Question 1: Who are you and what have you written? I’m Ratan Kaul from India. My latest book is The Full Circle : A Saga Of Unrequited Love, a contemporary romance novel set partly in India and partly in USA. Question 2: If you had to paint a portrait of any author who would it…

Audiobook Announcement!

I have some exciting news… The Accidental Scoundrel is being turned into an audiobook! I will go into this in more detail in a later blog post, this is just a quicky to share my excitement. I love audiobooks. I have listened to hundreds of them over the years so the chance to hear my…

Author Interview – P. L. Blair

Question 1: Who are you and what have you written Good morning! I’m P.L. Blair, and my most recent published book is “Sister Hoods,” available on Amazon. I’ve got two unpublished books – “Unholy Cause,” which is with my publisher at the moment, and “A Plague of Leprechauns,” which is waiting for my publisher to…

Gross Food Challenge

I have a YouTube channel. Well, my daughter (Kassidy) and I have a YouTube channel. For the past two years we’ve been writing a kids book together called Tommy, God of the Island of Wonder, which we finally completed a few weeks ago. It’s a comedy about a boy called Tommy who, having just blown…

Tripping the Night Fantastic – Chapter 8

Jane quietly unlocked the front door to her house and peered in. The house seemed to be empty. She went in. She tiptoed over to the kitchen, trying to prevent her feet from making a sound, and lightly opened the door a crack. She looked through and panned across the room. It was empty. She…