The Spark Won’t Fizzle Out

The Spark Won’t Fizzle Out

Forces have conspired against me recently to prevent me from writing and editing as much as I want to. That’s life I guess. But while I was cleaning the house and preparing the kids for school post holidays, right as I was clearing last terms mess out of their school...
The Path

The Path

If people are offended by my books, or parts of my books, it makes no difference. It makes no difference if people don’t understand my books, or are bored by them, or are embarrassed. If people impart some or all of the character on to me, the writer, it makes no...

Publishing and Marketing With a Little Bit of Magic

The publishing and marketing side of this business is not the side that makes me eager to start the day. I’ve spent more time on that than writing and creating these past few weeks and it’s a drag on my mood, that’s for sure. If the entire writing process is a big...

Not a House It’s a Home

Tyson’s at home, sick, and we’re getting close to a record here with the number of sick days the boys are clocking up. That means Tys will be on the six-foot ottoman in front of the TV watching Boss Baby while I get into the final edits of episodes four and five of...

Brody’s Contemptuous Glare

The cat Brody Nankervis is sitting in the doorway and I know what she’s thinking: ‘How are you going to find the time to get everything done, pyscho?’ I don’t know the answer. I really need to find a way to keep writing brand new work, even if it’s just for an hour a...

Doubts Aside!

Today the first three episodes of Some Kind of Superstar, Series One are uploaded to Amazon and available for pre-order and I should be very excited and pumped to have finally got to this point. But I am more hankered down by doubt than ever before. My idea to fit...