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Author Interview: Fantasy/Horror Writer C J Somersby

Greetings fiction fans. A treat for you today! Horror/Fantasy Writer C J Somersby is about to see his debut novel Conquest released by Dagda Publishing. Conquest is the first book in the ‘Angels of Chicago’ series which promises to be … Continue reading

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Book 2 of the Orbit Series: ‘Haven’

Hello everyone. I hope this season finds you well! I’m posting today as yesterday, in my interview for Dagda Publishing’s ‘Meet The Author’ feature, I took the opportunity to announce details of my next release. I can’t even begin to … Continue reading

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Gearing up for 2015

Greetings all fellow folks in internet land. My brain has just started to settle since finishing the first draft of my latest novel (details to be announced the very SECOND I’m allowed to) and I’m using this time spent away … Continue reading

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Of rain, swords and Ellen Ripley: my first Author Interview!

I’d like to thank the tenacious and outstanding Anneque G. Malchien, blogger, writer, reviewer and all-round awesome egg, for asking for and recording my very first author interview. I discuss writing, the universe and everything, talk a little about myself … Continue reading

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Happy To Be Wrong – Book Review of ‘Ender’s Game’ and Musings on Classical Literature

This post was originally going to be called ‘Do I really like Sci Fi?’. I was going to write it to tackle a rather chilling doubt that has been ghosting around my gut for a while. But then I finished … Continue reading

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Getting Sorted

Thanks to the combined efforts of fellow writers/bloggers D. James Fortescue and H. K. Abell I have been inspired to not only step up the quality of my writing but also to tinker with the layout of my blog. I … Continue reading

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The Gift of Time

I took last week off work and spent most of it writing in the bar/cafe of a local theatre. I always find I engage better out of the house, away from distractions and, true to form, I felt I got … Continue reading

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Speaking in Tongues

I find writing dialogue one of the more enjoyable elements of fiction-writing. I have been told that I’m good at it. Whether I am or not I cannot judge objectively but what I do know is that I enjoy it. … Continue reading

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The Analytical Eye

I have always loved writing. I enjoy talking about it and learning about almost as much as I love doing it. I think you only stand to gain if you never stop studying and discovering more about the art form … Continue reading

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Writing Night

Now that have Zero out of my system (for now) it’s back to my main project, The Road Elsewhere. I was pleased and somewhat proud of myself that I not only managed to come up with an idea for another … Continue reading

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