Byte the Book story competition – wanna vote for me?

Voting is super depressing these days BUT here’s a poll where there are no bad answers! One of my stories has been shortlisted for the Byte the Book story competition and the winner is by public poll. You can read all the entries and vote for your favourite (*cough* Pick me! Pick me! *cough*) at […]

Short but sweet: using digital singles to grow your indie author profile

Working on long-form projects like novels can mean that you feel like your profile is hard to maintain. Once the excitement of a book coming out has died down, how do you keep up momentum until you publish the next one? This may not be an issue if you are particularly prolific, but as many […]

Stories and memories: Louise’s Tattoos

One of the most common questions writers are asked is ‘where do you get your ideas from?’ Usually, the answer is no more enlightening than ‘my head’. But sometimes you do remember the spark, even if the final story bears no resemblance to what inspired it. So it is with Louise’s Tattoos. It’s an old […]