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amwriting, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse

Thirteenth Theme Tune

With revisions and edits of my novel Thirteenth underway and the novel due to be released this year (keep an eye out for the ARC announcement!) it's time to reveal the theme tune by Gemma Cartmell. It's the same basic tune as The Crows Theme, but it's been given the dance treatment. I asked for… Continue reading Thirteenth Theme Tune

amwriting, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, weird fiction

The Reluctant Husband ~ Sold!

Exciting announcement - my novella The Reluctant Husband is officially part of the SPOOKY BY ASSOCIATION anthology, forthcoming 2021/22 and edited by Nita Pan. I wrote this novella for anyone who enjoys early weird gothic fiction and doesn't take it too seriously, but also really wants terrible things to happen to the awful male protagonists.The… Continue reading The Reluctant Husband ~ Sold!

Book Review, Gothic Fiction, weird fiction, welsh gothic

#AmReading ~ The Great God Pan by Arthur Machen

Arthur Machen, born Arthur Llewellyn Jones (1863-1947) My first read of 2021 is a classic, a seminal text in many ways that inspired a generation of Weird fiction writers. Arthur Machen was writing a decadent Gothic novella, which is a kind of fantasy-horror juxtaposing the beauty of the natural world with the unspeakable horror that… Continue reading #AmReading ~ The Great God Pan by Arthur Machen

amwriting, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, Podcast, The Crows, weird fiction

Podcast Launch! 04 Feb 2021

My brand new podcast, Eldritch Girl: Weird Gothic Stuff & Nonsense will be launching on 04 Feb 2021 at 12pm GMT! If you missed my sneaky announcement about the theme tune... you can listen to it again here. THE CROWS THEME is going to feature on the podcast and is by Gemma Cartmell. Season 1… Continue reading Podcast Launch! 04 Feb 2021