‘A Foolish Voyage’ came easily into this world. My logbook entries and my memories just needed organising, the story was already written. It had been in my head for decades. I put my work out into the world with no expectations, I hoped it would entertain a few, I hoped would help a few, I hoped it would inspire a … Read More
I’ve been struggling to write recently. I don’t know what I’m trying achieve. I can’t figure out which direction to go in. It’s all just crap. I’m not a proper writer. That’s when the metaphorical slapping comes along. I get an email from an audiobook publishing outfit based in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. They have a division specialising … Read More
A writer who does not write is not a writer. I am a writer, so I must write… Watch this space.
Yes, I know, it’s been too long since I posted here. It’s hard to write about writing when you’re not writing. Here I am though, back to writing again………… Feels good.
‘A Foolish Voyage’ went live on Amazon a month ago. It was a big step for me. My first book, my first venture into self-publishing. So how’s it been? I’ll split it down. First off, the stats. I’ve sold 342 Kindle versions and 16 paperbacks. I have no idea how that compares to the ‘average’ but I’m happy. It’s still … Read More
Wow. It’s the year Twenty Sixteen. Sounds like something out of science fiction doesn’t it? But no, it’s here and it’s now. As 2015 drew to a close I was totally focused on getting ‘A Foolish Voyage’ finished, formatted, and up on Amazon. As a newbie to this indie publishing lark it was a challenge. One that was made harder … Read More
In a few weeks I’ll finish writing my first eBook. It’s the start of what I hope will be an exciting new writing adventure for me, one that will provide both satisfaction and income. There’s a long road to travel before I get either of those things though, I’m only a few steps into the journey and the destination is … Read More