Pippin the border collie meets a kangaroo joey through the window

Spammers

Why don’t they just go read a good book instead of spending their time spamming web sites? There is currently a deluge of spam comments. I’ve got all comments on moderation at present so they’re not showing up to readers, but it’s a pain going through and deleting them from the moderation queue. Oh, well, the…

Pippin, 6 month old border collie puppy

Little Miss Disruption

How can one cute little puppy disrupt our settled lives (and my blogging) so thoroughly? Way back in January I introduced our new border collie puppy, Pippin: Way back in February was the last time I updated this blog. These two things are connected 🙂 Pippin is the most gorgeous, loving, full of energy and…

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…

introducing: Darkening Skies

I know it’s been a long wait, but it really is almost here – Darkening Skies will be published in Australia in September, and it has a stunning cover: And if you’d like to know what it’s about, here’s the brief description: Award-winning investigative reporter Jennifer Barrett never planned to return to Dungirri, the dying…

Dogs gone wild…

I must have wandered away from the computer, because next thing I know, the dogs have been posting over at the lovely LoveCats DownUnder blog. They’re even giving away a copy of Dead Heat to the person who comes up with the best caption for a funny photo of Skye and posts it over there. So…