Tedrick’s latest book is built off words. Lots of words that make up phrases that make up sentences that make up paragraphs that make up chapters. Those words sit on the page, or the ePage if you’re one of them […]Read more
An Octopus of a Different Colour
Books. They need a cover. That’s where a lot of my time is spent when writing new books. I enjoy the work, but it does take a good portion of my free time. Now that I’ve done a few, it’s […]Read more
What’s new Octo-pussycat?
Time off work arrives with a promise of being able to sleep in, lazily arranging one’s day to fit in desires rather than necessities. That promise quickly evaporates as Life, that indomitable force, struts into the room, shakes the bed, […]Read more
Octopus Detective Ahoy!
In case you’ve been hiding under a rock or, let’s be honest, camouflaging from predators, it’s all official – Tedrick Gritswell Gets Crabby is being launched on the 30th of April, 2022! Get your suckers ready for a colourful, quirky […]Read more
KDP, the Galley and Proofing – The Cover
You’ve written your book. Bully for you and kudos, congrats and all of that. No, really, it’s an achievement and you should be chuffed with your efforts but, if you’ve been following the bouncing ball, you’ll suspect that the journey […]Read more
Tik Tok – It’s almost time for an octopus
The countdown has begun, the wheels are in motion, and now there’s no stopping it. “Tedrick Gritswell Gets Crabby” is starting the march to release on the 30th of April. At Smashwords, the book is up for pre-order Likewise at […]Read more
Hold on, Tedrick, we’re nearly there
First Draft is a time to swim back up to the surface and take a breather. The hard yards are done, the plot is written, the characters have been committed to their acts. Great. Pat yourself on the back, have […]Read more
Dark Secrets Are No Match For An Octopus
Tedrick has a knack for getting himself into dark, squishy crevices, but isn’t that typical of our cephalopod friends? Only the waters he’s crawling into are deadlier than a reef full of eels. Tedrick Gritswell Makes Waves is the second […]Read more
Draw Yourself an Octopus – Octonation
Just when you thought the internet couldn’t get any cooler, a block of ice falls into your glass with a satisfying clink. Octonation, a group dedicated to education and research of our eight legged friends, have their tentacles around over […]Read more
Give it away now!
I’ve a very exciting announcement for all you lovers of the underwater realm, and especially you cephalopod enthusiasts (I’m looking at you, Octonation!). For the month of November, 2021, you can snag yourself Tedrick Gritswell of Borobo Reef to read […]Read more