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Then all of a sudden, it was done. The paperback version of The Beast is now live on Amazon. Get your copy now!
The Beast is an epic fantasy set in a world that needs a new hero.
It all began with stories at bedtime. My parents read to me every night and I sucked up the fantastic worlds they made come alive from the pages of all those books. I loved when my uncle read Rikki-Tikki-Tavi and the Jungle book, the images of those exotic countries sprang to life in my mind.Continue reading “My journey to write ‘The Beast.’”
The on going dilema of the cover. I had a major wobble this week trying to tweak artwork in the process of designing the paperback cover. To be honest I went mad for a while and created a monster! Then sanity crept back and I finally taught myself how to use layers in image editingContinue reading “Cover Story 2”
Thought I would share a little something with you all. A short story which I began as an example text for my class as school. I love what it became. I hope you enjoy it. The land has been ravaged by disease and famine. Creatures who were once thought to be extinct or imaginary haveContinue reading “Short Story”
I have been having dilemmas with the covers for The Beast and Leviathan. I love the art work from @spooklgp https://www.instagram.com/spooklgp/ . But is it adult enough? I have spent some time tweaking the fonts and colours and I am happy with the way both covers look but am unsure if they will appeal toContinue reading “Cover story”
I had fun today trying to record a reading of the first chapter of The Beast. Minor issues with computer and then a severe case of nerves when recording, causing many different takes to be made. Eventually I got going but it was so cold you could hear me shivering, so after a quick breakContinue reading “Reading of chapter 1”
After many months I have finally finished writing ‘The Beast’ An epic fantasy, it follows the stories of: Bandolas – a bounty hunter with special skills; Serena – a farm girl who is destined to become the greatest fighter in the world and Findo – a flying messenger for the king. Each of these heroesContinue reading “The Beast book one is finished”