Category Archives: selling your books

Jack Janson and the Storm Caller cover reveal.

Hi all, Just a quick post to let you all know that i will be doing a cover reveal for my latest novel, Jack Janson and the Storm Caller tomorrow, Tuesday 10th at 5pm. It would be great to hear … Continue reading

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On the blog today, guest author Val Penny.

Today on the blog I am pleased to welcome fellow crime writer Val Penny as my special guest. About Val. Val Penny is an American author living in SW Scotland. She has two adult daughters of whom she is justly … Continue reading

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On the blog today, guest author Val Penny.

Today on the blog I am pleased to welcome fellow crime writer Val Penny as my special guest. About Val. Val Penny is an American author living in SW Scotland. She has two adult daughters of whom she is justly … Continue reading

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Writing essentials – the master notes and ideas file.

If you are a writer like me who needs (and likes) to get things written down, then the master notes and ideas file is one of your most important writing assets. What is the master notes and ideas file? I … Continue reading

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Submissions, why it is important to do your research.

All writers get to the stage where they think their work is “ready” for publication. For those of us who would love to get a publisher (or agent) to take us on, there are a few things that are essential … Continue reading

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The POV edit.

As writers we are always finding things to tinker with in our work before sending it off. But, as I have found to my own cost it is not the number of times a piece is read, it is what … Continue reading

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Why I’m Not Doing NaNoWriMo This Year

First up I want to say what a great idea NaNoWriMo is, it encourages people to write and we need more writers in the world than we do corrupt politicians and uncaring governments. But, I am not doing it this … Continue reading

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