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Monthly Archives: August 2016

Beaches! ~ A Sandy Collection

BEACHES! It’s August dear readers. Summer!! And the best thing about summer is BEACHES (well… and vacationing, warm nights, sunshine, smores, etc. Form your own list as you so desire). Chances are if you’re sitting at your monitor reading this, you are not at the…

About A Novel ~ HAVOC

BRINDHAM opened a door and unleashed a series. HAVOC is the first book in this series. It is an adult fantasy novel based on the premise: ‘When the fires burn from the decisions that were made.’ Margot Kyteler-Shipton is the daughter of the most hated and most powerful witch…

An Update on BRINDHAM ~ Writing ‘THE END’

THE END There are very many stages of done through the life of a novel. There is the first draft done. 40th draft done. Take a course and learn how to be better improve manuscript done. Took some time off, couldn’t believe what I wrote, so re-wrote…

My Reading List

Reader First One is certainly not a writer without also being a reader. So it is, I have a list of books that forever changed my perception of the world. To me, this is an important distinction. Some books are amazing, entertaining, or quite simply great reads. Those kinds of…

A Detailed About Me (Permission to Snoop!)

Permission to Snoop! I don’t know about you, but I love to snoop. Once I find an author I enjoy I have an uncontrollable urge to know more about them. I think it stems from both a personal, as well as professional curiosity. The stories of the lives…

A Query for BRINDHAM

I Hate Writing Queries Queries, promotions, pitches… ugh. Give me a novel to work on and I’ll gladly agonize for years, but force me to summarize? Dreadful. That said, it is a requirement and does, I suppose, train succinctness which surely filters into manuscripts and betters one…