I’ve been teasing this for a long time but I’m finally in place to move forward on my novel. It’s been a busy few years, but this novel has been my labour of agape and I’m really glad to say soon–oh, very soon, yes–I shall be able to share it with you.
Those of you who have bought Her Mother’s Eyes (available here) will already have seen the cover, but this is the first time I’ve shared it with a wider audience. I hope you love it as much as I do.
I rarely talk in this much depth about something so personal, but after repeatedly reading that Robin Williams was “selfish” or “cowardly” for taking his own life, I felt I had to respond. Click here to go to the article at Care2.com.
There is of course a trigger warning on this piece for detailed references to suicidal thoughts, self-harm and depression.
Over the past few weeks I’ve been publishing microfiction. These pieces are stories in themselves, some funny, others weepy, all of them lovingly crafted. As some of you had guessed though, there is a larger narrative at work. With me having had a break for the holidays, now is as good a time as any to catch up on the story.
Below, in order from most recent, is the story so far:
How now, world. I’m finally back on the blogging wagon and here’s my Sunday 7 for this week:
1) All the Essential Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Coming in 2014 — io9 provides us with a list of 2014 highlights in the sci-fi and fantasy realms. If I could get through even a quarter of these this year, I ‘d be very happy.