Category Archives: My original writing

Game of Wit and Chance – Cover Next Steps

When I first looked at the two top options for my cover, I loved the look of the brown cover. It was ominous. The spidery boat, the sea and the islands reminded me of the inspiration for this story. It … Continue reading




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Update on ‘Game of Wit and Chance’

I recently posted the placeholder cover art for my book, ‘Game of Wit and Chance’, on Facebook, but probably should have posted it here instead. For some, the art might be redundant, but the words are new. I developed the … Continue reading




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Seems like I should post a quick update…

This is the second year I have participated in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and the second time I have won (meaning I’ve written 50,000 new words in the thirty days of November). On a large scale I’ve learned more … Continue reading




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