Life is full of ups and downs and when it comes to writing books, that’s the rule, not the exception. You bust your hump, you scrape scarce minutes together to write out a paragraph or three. You lie awake in […]Read more
The Paperback – Amazon’s Options
When it comes to making physical books, I’ve been a fan of Lulu’s printing service for a while. All of Paranormology is on there, along with The Bullet and Atlas, Broken. I like their terms and the Global Distribution options […]Read more
Next in Paranormology – Devon Cove Ghost
I understand the confusion – Iris of the Shadows only just got released, I said I was working on the third Tedrick (and I am), but now I’m banging on about the seventh book in Paranormology? Come on, Jez, that’s […]Read more
Shh… it just got real!
eBooks are great. Really, they are. I’ve got a Kobo reader next to my bed and I use it every night – currently a Lovecraft inspired collection, including Call of Cthulu and Innsmouth. The convenience of having where I’m up […]Read more
The Officially Unofficial Release!
Iris. Of. The. Shadows. Today, the 21st of July, 2021, marks the actual, official, bona fide, genuine, you-beaut, true-dinks, honest-and-for-realsies-this-time release of Iris of the Shadows. You know, because I stuffed up. Because Jez and dates are two things that […]Read more
In the previous post, this one, I mentioned that I’m looking to see if Teddy, your favourite octopus detective, can get the next in series done in audiobook. Of course, that would all depend, right? It would depend on the […]Read more
Can you handle *more* octopus?
Tedrick’s audiobook was so much fun! Hearing him come to life, the characters, the narration, it was a real treat, you know? The Findaway experience was smooth from start to end, and the amazing Mister Larry Gorman is a true […]Read more
OMG it’s an Octopus!
We all need a bit of love, and octopuses are no exception. What with all them hearts tucked away inside them, there’s a case to be made that they need MORE love! You know what I’m talking about… Tedrick Gritswell, […]Read more
I Stuffed Up
Me and dates, we don’t get along. Not dates as in the fruit. They’re alright. And prunes, I’m a fan of prunes. Dried apricots, sultanas, raisins, currants, yeah, they’re all good. But that’s not what I’m on about. I’m talking […]Read more
Draft2Digital vs Smashwords – Continued
I have been using Smashwords to publish and distribute my eBooks for yonks. For Iris of the Shadows, I decided to try something different. I went with Draft2Digital. I’m the kind of guy who doesn’t really like to change around […]Read more