Author Confessions

A glimpse behind-the-scenes of author life...
Top 5 Things I Do To Combat Self-Doubt

Top 5 Things I Do To Combat Self-Doubt

I’ve been grappling with self-doubt a lot lately. Perhaps it’s because my book was with beta readers and I was awaiting feedback, perhaps it was because I started to reach out to reviewers, offering up ARCs (Advance Reader Copies) of A Lair of Bones, or perhaps it was...

[Interview] A Chat with The Clever Reader

[Interview] A Chat with The Clever Reader

Since before Heart of Mist was released in 2017, I've been in contact with Sarah, who runs the blog, The Clever Reader. Every year, we talk about my new release and my author journey. This year was no different. As the release of War of Mist draws nearer, I reached...

On Starting a Small Press with Monique Mulligan

On Starting a Small Press with Monique Mulligan

I recently spoke to fellow author and former small press director, Monique Mulligan about what it's like to run your own indie pub house... Here's a snippet of what I had to say... If we rewind five years back or so, you would have found me at my desk writing and...

A Letter to my Unpublished Self with Monique Mulligan

A Letter to my Unpublished Self with Monique Mulligan

Author Monique Mulligan has been running a series on her blog called 'A Letter to my Unpublished Self' for a while now. It's one that I've read regularly for the past few months and have always admired. Recently I was lucky enough to have my own letter included. You...