So the results of the poll are in and it looks like Horror is the winning genre. That means I'll have a brand new horror short story for you next week! I'm not sure about the exact day yet, but likely closer to the end of the week. I have been playing with a couple ideas … Continue reading Weekly Update – 4/11/2016
I have some exciting news today! In case you missed it, my short story Host was entered into a Hallowe'en Contest run by Wattpad's Urban Fantasy Community. There were two awards to be won: The Reader's Choice award (determined by votes) and the Ambassador's Choice award (decided by the Wattpad Ambassadors heading the community). Thanks to … Continue reading Hallowe’en Contest and What Next?
This has been an exciting week for me! A month or two ago I submitted Secrets and Skin to Web Fiction Guide - "a community-run listing of online fiction." It was finally accepted on Monday and since then I have had a lot of new traffic. To all new readers - welcome! Thank you for checking out Secrets … Continue reading Weekly Update – 28/10/2016
I want you to imagine something for me: Your skin feels numb. It's hardly noticeable at first -- the shower doesn't feel too hot, you don't need a sweater when everyone else does. Then it starts getting worse. You can't really feel anything. There is pressure and some distant recognition of touch, but no real sensation. Why? You … Continue reading Imagine This.
So what happened this week? A new story came out yesterday, and with it an entire new option up there on the menu bar. In my last post I described the Iyashikei genre, mentioning that my husband had challenged me to write something with similar qualities. While writing this story I realized that it would not be complete … Continue reading Weekly Update – 21/10/2016
Sometimes we need a break: Curling up under the covers and watching a movie when we're sick. Reading a book in the bath with a glass of wine after a long day at work. Listening to a podcast in the dark after an anxiety attack. Binge-watching a favourite show with a carton of ice cream and a … Continue reading Iyashikei and Worlds That Heal
Happy Saturday everyone! So I'm going to start posting Weekly Updates with links to everything that is released each week along with any news or plans. These will usually take place on Fridays, but I took yesterday as a sick day. (Which is also why Secrets Chapter 23 came out a day late. Sorry.) So … Continue reading Weekly Update 15/09/16
So my latest short story is up now! This is an entry into a Wattpad contest. The theme is Halloween/scary stories about some kind of creature. The story - Host - can be found on the Shorts page, under Fantasy or you can click here. (I haven't made a dedicated Horror section yet seeing as … Continue reading Host – Halloween Short Story
Chapter 21 is out! You can find by clicking the cover below: Or on Wattpad. To those in Canada: Happy Thanksgiving! I'll be busy this weekend with the family and such, but I'm still hoping to find some time soon to personalize the site a bit more. In the vein of giving thanks - thank you to … Continue reading Secrets and Skin – Chapter 21
Chapter 20 of Secrets and Skin is now up! Read it here or on Wattpad. As a quick update - I'm working on a short story for an Urban Fantasy competition. The theme is scary/Hallowe'en creatures. It is finished but will need some good edits and a cover before I post it. Should be on … Continue reading Secrets and Skin – Chapter 20