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I’m still here! A quick update on my absence

Hi everyone. It has been too long since I have been on here talking to you all. I wish I could say that I am back with many more posts and a new book, but unfortunately that isn't the case. Since we last saw each other a lot has happened, more than I thought would… Continue reading I’m still here! A quick update on my absence

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May update 2014

Short and sweet post for May. I have been really busy with the day job and all the trivial things that go on in the ‘real world’, so my online presence and writing has taken a bit of a back seat recently. I have several ideas for blog posts, it’s just getting the time to… Continue reading May update 2014

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2014 Best Australian Blogs Competition

Hello one and all! This year I thought it would be fun to enter into the Australian Blogs Competition, an event held by the Australian Writer's Centre. In order to be in the running for the Viewers' choice section I need all my faithful followers, their friends, family, pets, neighbours, mistresses/sugar daddys and complete strangers… Continue reading 2014 Best Australian Blogs Competition

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The second Attack of York, 867AD: Excerpt from The Northumbrian Saga

The next morning at sunrise, Aethelwin and Ailith dutifully made themselves ready for the procession. It was Palm Sunday. In days gone by, they would have set aside their beautiful dresses and their expensive jewellery in favour of simple, unadorned tunics, in order to show their piety and respect for the occasion. Now, neither had… Continue reading The second Attack of York, 867AD: Excerpt from The Northumbrian Saga

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St Cuthbert’s Day: Excerpt from The Northumbrian Saga

Aethelwin should have been glad he had gone, this was their chance. They were unguarded, free to roam as they pleased, free to escape. But all she could feel was the coldness of his absence in the room. “Will they be back before the attack?” “Of course. He’s barely left our side these past four… Continue reading St Cuthbert’s Day: Excerpt from The Northumbrian Saga

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December update 2013

It seems that when it rains it pours. Like most people I'm guessing December is one of the busiest times of the year for me and this year seems like no exception. I had a number of goals that I wanted to reach with my writing before the end of the year and though I… Continue reading December update 2013

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Sending myself broke… one book at a time!

This week in Perth is the 49th Annual Save the Children Fund Book fair, held at the University of Western Australia. The entire undercroft of Winthrop Hall is usually chock full of pre-loved books ranging from music books and dictionaries to sci-fi classics and popular fiction books which can still be seen on the shelves… Continue reading Sending myself broke… one book at a time!