#IWSG – Altered States

#IWSG – Altered States

Another new month dawns, as does the Insecure Writer’s Support Group post. Where would I be without the Ninja Captain himself, Alex J. Cavanaugh who created the Insecure Writer’s Support Group? Lost in some cultural desert as IWSG do such amazing things for writers, from the annual Anthology to friendly advice for all us vacillating … Continue reading

Witcher Boxed Set – a review

Witcher Boxed Set – a review

Ever since I met Geralt of Rivia in the game, The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt and posted about it in W is for Witcher, I have been exploring the origins of that world in the creations of Andrzej Sapkowski. Most recently on this blog site, I posted a brief update in my 2020 Blogging from A to Z … Continue reading

Online Writing Resources ~ Part 1

Online Writing Resources ~ Part 1

On the IWSG Anthology blog his week and next, the authors featured in the 2020 Insecure Writer’s Support Group anthology Voyagers:  The Third Ghostare sharing some favourite online writing resources beyond the IWSG.  Jump in and discover what great online resources our Voyager authors have found!    And thanks once again to fellow Anthology author and blog-co-ordinator, Louise MacBeath … Continue reading

Strategies for Promoting a Book ~ Part 2

Strategies for Promoting a Book ~ Part 2

Fellow author and blog-co-ordinator, Louise MacBeath Barbour continues to keep us all informed about the tortuous but fun writing process on the IWSG Anthology blog. As she says in this week’s post, “Book promotion is a serious topic for all authors, and if it isn’t, it should be!” Last week five of the authors featured … Continue reading

#WEP/IWSG June Challenge – Urban Nightmare

#WEP/IWSG June Challenge – Urban Nightmare

Crime never sleeps. Despite the disturbing world situation, I’ve found bits of time to devise more Sparkle Anwyl mind games as we continue the six-part story called ‘Custody Chain’. Meanwhile, the revision of my first Sparkle Anwyl novel, Fevered Fuse progresses in sporadic spurts too. I’ve also had a graphic image of Sparkle and Kama … Continue reading

Strategies for Promoting a Book ~ Part 1

Strategies for Promoting a Book ~ Part 1

Keeping us all informed about the tortuous but fun writing process on the IWSG Anthology blog has encouraged fellow author and blog-co-ordinator, Louise MacBeath Barbour to explore some great topics. As she says in this week’s post, our 2020 Insecure Writer’s Support Group anthology Voyagers:  The Third Ghost launched in the fraught current environment on May 5, … Continue reading