Very excited to finally announce my next publication: a very different kind of project than any I've done before, and one that I've been working on again and off again for a year or more (I once thought it would be ready in April, which is either a testament to hope or an indictment of … Continue reading Coming Soon: ‘A Gentleman Instructed’
Perseus Corbett Review!
The irreplaceable Caroline Furlong has provided a flattering review for Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley! Go check it out at her blog, then consider picking up the book either for yourself or as a handy Christmas present for any adventure fans in your life. Also, while you're there, consider picking up her excellent sci-fi … Continue reading Perseus Corbett Review!
The Dress Shop Doll: A Malachi Burke Mystery
I had seen her – it – many times, of course. It sat in the corner of the glass cabinet, propped up among the many relics and trophies of my friend and mentor Malachi Burke’s celebrated career as a detective; an ugly little rag-doll in a blue-checked dress, with black curls of yarn and a … Continue reading The Dress Shop Doll: A Malachi Burke Mystery
‘Walt Disney’ is In the Clear…Again
I'm happy to report that Amazon has bowed to US Copyright Law, rescinded the content strike, and The Wisdom of Walt Disney is once more available for purchase in paperback. Develop a new appreciation for the legendary storyteller as we explore the themes behind the timeless films of Walt Disney. From the triumphs and failures … Continue reading ‘Walt Disney’ is In the Clear…Again
Flash Fiction: Far From Home
It was blazing hot, as it always was here. Marcus’s armour felt heavy, and his mind was slow as he by the line of women doing their washing in the Nile. As he looked over them, his eyes fell a little boy sitting by the river while his mother washed her laundry in the shallows … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Far From Home
Noble Cobra Publishing
I mentioned a couple weeks back that I was working on a few projects and one of them was nearly ready for showing. Well, here it is: my publishing label now has its own website: https://www.noblecobra.com/ Been working on this for a while and have tried a couple different routes to make it a reality. … Continue reading Noble Cobra Publishing
‘Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley’ is Now Live in Paperback!
That was faster than I expected: after receiving the proof-copy yesterday and making some last-minute corrections, the paperback version of Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley is now live on Amazon! Let that be a lesson: always get a proof copy.
Friday Flotsam: Mostly About ‘Forbidden Valley’
1. Most important news of course is that Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley is up at last! 2. When you buy the book (as I must assume you will, being readers fond of adventure and romance in darkest jungles full of ancient secrets), you’ll find that I include epigraphs in ever chapter and one … Continue reading Friday Flotsam: Mostly About ‘Forbidden Valley’
‘Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley’ is Now Live!
It all started with a kiss… When Perseus Corbett shared his first kiss with young Elizabeth Alban, daughter of Lord Darrow, he vowed that, impossible though it seemed, he would someday become rich enough to marry her. But after many years, a World War, and a hundred adventures chasing treasure in every corner of globe, … Continue reading ‘Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley’ is Now Live!
First and Foremost: Perseus Corbett and the Forbidden Valley is still on track for release this Friday...at least in Kindle Edition. The paperback will be likely delayed a few days, as I'm waiting for a proof-copy to come in to make sure it looks all right. Another Announcement: I'm enacting an across-the-board price-cut in all … Continue reading Some Announcements