Children of the Shaman shortlisted!

I am honoured to have been chosen as a finalist for the eFestival of Words Best of the Independent eBook Awards, along with my co-host at the Speculative Fiction Showcase, Cora Buhlert. I am a finalist in the Best Fantasy (Contemporary/Urban Fantasy) category for my novel Children of the Shaman, and Cora is a finalist in the Short… Continue reading Children of the Shaman shortlisted!

My new short story from Patreon

As you may know, Grimbold Books are running a Patreon, and subscribers get exclusive content from their authors, together with art from Josh Cornah and Sophie Tallis. So far this month alone we've had the regular comic strip Grim and Bold, a short story by Kate Coe set in her GreenSky series universe, a link… Continue reading My new short story from Patreon

The Black Pilgrimage to Chorazin

This blog is indebted to an article called The Black Pilgrimage by Rosemary Pardoe and Jane Nicholls, originally published in Ghosts & Scholars 26 and available to read online here. I've always been a great fan of the ghost story writer Montague Rhodes James,  known as M.R. James, who was Provost of King's College Cambridge… Continue reading The Black Pilgrimage to Chorazin

Jan Edwards on Nobody Knew She Was There – Sarah Ash – Fantasy Author

And today on Sarah Ash's occasional blog, author and editor Jan Edwards on the joys (and pitfalls) of writing Fantasy today. Nobody Knew She Was There... I’m delighted to welcome author and editor Jan Edwards this week to the Guest Blog. I am Jan Edwards and I write Fantasy fiction. It is true that I… Continue reading Jan Edwards on Nobody Knew She Was There – Sarah Ash – Fantasy Author