Well, I'm back. From four days of discussions, panels, cover art pose offs, and lots of fun. Continuum was my very first Science Fiction Convention, and I'm happy to say it most definitely won't be my last.I participated in three panels as a panellist, did a reading of Frontier Incursion, and ran a market stall … Continue reading Continuum

The Never Ending Agent Issue.

Although I've had one book published, and another is to be published shortly, I don't have an agent.  I'm not self published (thank you Hague Publishing!), and not really in a position for agent hunting right now, due to my current publishing commitments, but I was prompted to think about the whole agent thing again … Continue reading The Never Ending Agent Issue.

Writing strong female characters.

I recently read another blog post regarding the writing of real female characters.  It was a really interesting read, and highlighted the issues that writers face when they attempt to avoid misogyny.  I'm a female writer, and when I set out to write my first published story, I deliberately wrote about a strong female character … Continue reading Writing strong female characters.

The Next Big Thing Blog Hop (reposted from my Goodreads Blog)

 I was recently tagged in "The Next Big Thing Blog Hop" by Janis HIll. If you google "The Next Big Thing Blog Hop" you'll be presented with list after list of authors, all answering the same ten questions about their latest book or work in progress. It's a fantastic idea!Janis' book "Bonnie's story: A hairdresser's … Continue reading The Next Big Thing Blog Hop (reposted from my Goodreads Blog)

Cover Page Frontier Incursion

Frontier Incursion. Cover art by Emma Llewelyn. Today I decided to begin a blog, and I thought that I'd like to begin by featuring the wonderful art of my cover artist, Emma Llewelyn.  Emma's an artist who works primarily in pastels and graphite.  When I asked her to consider creating a picture for the cover … Continue reading Cover Page Frontier Incursion