Last One's Gone...
Thursday, 19 August 2021
“Don’t worry.” They said. “It takes, on average, about eighteen months for a book by an unknown author to get funded. In fact, it’s one of the things we have to manage people’s expectations about.”
One week after Unbound told me that, to both my utter joy and my abject terror, you all proved them wrong.
Of course, I suspect when they approached me about doing this they had a bit more faith in…
Coffee, Boats and Skyrim quotes...
Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Photo: My current view on the world
One of the hardest, and most interesting, challenges of writing the 'Brexit Tapes' so far has been what to do with the 'lost' prequel.
One of the standard tropes of writing is that the very first thing you create in a series will nearly always turn out to be the worst entry in it. The reasons for that are relatively obvious…
Stretch goals and the big 'OMG we're funded what now?!' update
Friday, 8 March 2019
Well. What a couple of weeks it has been.
Firstly, thanks to all of you from the bottom of my heart. When Unbound approached me and suggested doing this book, I was somewhat dismissive of the chances of it getting funded. But within a single week you all proved me thoroughly wrong.
To say this caught me out would be a bit of an understatement. My wife and I had booked a short break in Krakow…