The formula for success and life in the way

My apologies for things being a bit quiet on this front lately. I’ve been overwhelmed by general life things when I’d much rather have the time to post here and write more. But that’s ever the way. The life of the writer is a combination of...

Books in the post and publishers doing it right

I posted yesterday about royalty-only anthologies and the issues I have with them. Interestingly, today I checked my P O Box and had a parcel. Inside were two books. These are copies of two of the books from emerging publishing powerhouse Jodi Cleghorn. One is the...

Royalty-only anthologies and writer exploitation

I made a comment on Twitter that caused a flurry of reaction. I won’t call it a storm, I’m not Stephen Fry or Neil Gaiman, who can break a website with a single tweet, but the response to my comment was interesting nonetheless. I was basically lamenting...

Winds Of Change and The Game

Here’s some good news on the publishing front. Well, good news for me and hopefully for you too, if you enjoy reading my stuff. Firstly, my short story, Dream Shadow, has been accepted for publication in the next CSFG Publishing anthology, Winds Of Change,...