Oops – website woes

There appears to be a problem with the design I use for my website – my last post apparently broke it! So please excuse this temporary one while I rebuild or create something new in the background. It may take me a couple of days…

Pippin the puppy curled up in toy basket

Beginnings

I seem to be at the ‘Beginnings’ stage of everything at the moment. It’s the beginning of the new year – well, still early days, anyway! I’m not quite sure how 2014 will evolve yet, but there will be plenty to keep me busy! I’ve been working on my next book, which has the working title…

Launching Darkening Skies

We had a fabulous launch yesterday for Darkening Skies! The venue – Granny Fi’s Toy Cupboard and Gallery in Uralla was wonderful, and many of my friends and family came (some from great distances!) to celebrate with me. Acclaimed author Sophie Masson very kindly spoke about Darkening Skies and officially launched the book. Gordon took a…

Giveaway winners

Congratulations to the winners of my weekend giveaways of Darkening Skies! I fired up the random number generator and asked it for a number between 1 and 20 for the entries from the newsletter subscribers and it decreed the winning number is: The seventh person to email their entry to the newsletter contest email address…

“Dear Ruth” – a free short story

I’m delighted that a (very) short story I wrote some years ago for the Woman’s Day magazine is now available as an ebook. An author almost always knows more about characters than what goes it into a finished book, especially with secondary characters. This short story allowed me to introduce readers to two characters from…