Month: June 2018

Irrelevant Reviews – Breakfast at Tiffany’s

audrey hepburn in breakfast at tiffany's

One of the many failed reading challenges I optimistically undertook stipulated I read a book with a protagonist that shared my name. That’s when I found out there weren’t many books about people named Holly. Maybe I should write one? How frowned upon is…

Winchester Writers’ Festival

winchester writers festival

Last week I got to spend the whole day amongst my fellow creative types at Winchester’s 38th Writers’ Festival. It would have been great to spend the whole weekend there, taking full advantage, but I just had neither the bandwidth nor the finances to…

Hot Reads – The Grey Bastards

Last December, I saw the wonderful news that Orbit Books had acquired the rights to Jonathan French’s THE GREY BASTARDS after it won first place in Mark Lawrence’s Self-Published Fantasy Blog-Off 2016. And now, as of yesterday, it’s finally here in the UK! Now admittedly,…

Irrelevant Reviews – Little Tales of Misogyny

Don’t let the title of this post fool you. The Hate U Give is anything but irrelevant. It’s just the first in a series of book reviews I’ve planned where the books have been out for awhile.

Poetry Prompts: Sand

Accumulating in my eyes Pouring through an hourglass Turrets climbing into the skies A castle never built to last A new commodity Shipped to the wealthiest beaches Oh what a peculiar oddity The way nothing escapes capitalism’s reaches Beneath my toes Shifting in the…

Monthly Update – June 2018

A monthly update for March about writing, current projects, and other miscellany.