Publishing the Prologue from Stone Cold

Publishing the Prologue from Stone Cold

I have been debating for some time whether or not to include part of my book, Stone Cold on the website or not. Here’s the way the thought process went: Pros: People might like it and want to read more which would be fantastic. Cons: People might hate it and not want...
Writing a scene that works – being your own critic

Writing a scene that works – being your own critic

This is a post about knowing when a scene just isn’t working and what to do about it. I have been working on a number of scenes in my book, mulling them over in my mind as I write. But something just wasn’t making sense with one of the scenes – where it fitted...
Everyone judges a book by its cover

Everyone judges a book by its cover

I have been thinking for some time about the cover of my upcoming book Stone Cold and whether I should try to design one myself or get a professional designer to do a cover for me. As I have said before I don’t yet know whether to try to secure a traditional...