Finish the Damn Book! – a review

Finish the Damn Book! – a review

Time for another book review in this new style post that’s not on a Thursday. And this was one of the few non-fiction reads planned for 2019. Plans are like rules, of course. Finish the Damn Book!: An Inspirational Guide to Writing by Martin McConnell (Goodreads Author) This isn’t about grammar or syntax, it’s a wake … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey – a review

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey – a review

As a reader and a gamer, this was inevitable – a second game related book. Although the first was a book that led to a game – Witcher – while this arose from a game. But both related to games that absorb/distract me. Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey by  Gordon Doherty (Goodreads Author)  THE OFFICIAL NOVELIZATION BASED ON … Continue reading

The Things You Didn’t See – a review

As I’m a writer that reads, this book review comes first and then the life problems are the footnote to this new style post. The Things You Didn’t See by Ruth Dugdall (Goodreads Author) Her instincts are telling her something isn’t right… On a chilly morning in rural Suffolk, Cassandra Hawke is woken by a gunshot. … Continue reading

#IWSG – Questions, Questions and more Questions 

#IWSG – Questions, Questions and more Questions 

Created and hosted by the Ninja Captain himself, Alex J. Cavanaugh, the Insecure Writer’s Support Group monthly blog post is here again – and so am I. Apologies for the two weeks of silence, but it was those midwinter distractions, and even now I feel inundated with emails that subtly hint at what I should be doing. But I … Continue reading

What Child Is This – a review

What Child Is This – a review

I fell behind with my reading during NaNoWriMo in November, although I did finish Book 2 in a fantasy trilogy, but my review of that is pending my reading Book 2. After my November focus on writing, this month has seen me focused on a beta read – and my WEP/IWSG contribution. However, I have … Continue reading