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!

Author Interview

Bye Bye 2020!

Tomorrow I'm posting how Pagham-on-Sea residents celebrate(d) NYE and New Year's Day, but today is a more personal look back at the year that was. Main Achievement 2020: DEVELOPED SELF CARE https://www.instagram.com/p/CJeKgeOgDEz/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Self Care. I learned how important this actually is for me, made space to do it in different formats, and went back to… Continue reading Bye Bye 2020!

amwriting, Book Review, Pagham-verse

The Sound of Darkness

My short story 'The Sound of Darkness' is the twelfth of thirteen tales of terror in Red Cape Publishing's latest anthology, F is for Fear. F is for Fear is part of their A-Z of Horror series, and submissions are now open for the next collections. Murat Yildiz is a grown man with a flat… Continue reading The Sound of Darkness

Book Review, poetry

#AmReading Poetry: How To Unpeel A Monster by Nimue Brown

How to Unpeel a Monster How to Unpeel a Monster by Nimue Brown My rating: 5 of 5 stars A brilliant anthology that deeply resonates with me. I just got this and spent yesterday curled up crying with it for a while because some of the poems here really connected and expressed things I have… Continue reading #AmReading Poetry: How To Unpeel A Monster by Nimue Brown