@Trumpocalypse anthology #resist

We deal with the craziness of our world how best we can.... As a Brit, coping with the  unfolding aftermath of Brexit, I thought there was nothing I could do about the nightmare  unfolding across the Atlantic ....the shock of the Trump election and horrors of his...

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Gruesome Grotesques

Huzzah !   Another new horror anthology with my work in it...this time not one, but two stories. Editor Trevor Kennedy liked both 'The Front Parlour' and 'Squillions' , so used them both.  The first is a creepy tale set in my familiar comfort zone, Victorian England....

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Women In Horror Month, February 2017

As always, mixed feelings about February’s Women in Horror Month. I have shied away in the past from openly promoting it from pure cowardice. I have been shot down in flames in the past for daring to raise my head above the genre parapet and it hurt, every time....

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1066 The Battle of Hastings

#BattleofHastings On October 145th, 950 years ago, England and its  peaceful, wealthy Anglo Saxon society was brutally destroyed by the Norman Conquest. The consequences of this have resonated through the centuries, even to this day. Many years ago, my ever wayward...

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How I discovered my steamy side

Way back in 2008, I was heavily involved in my ‘vampires with a difference’ series, promoting the Legacy of the Dark Kind wherever I could. I was deeply honoured to be an author guest at Elfie… the spectacular three day festival of all things fantasy related in...

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