FIFA fo fum – I smell corruption

Hang on a sec…. If it is found that the FIFA voting committee did partake in a ‘bent’ vote for Qatar 2022 then surely this calls into question the vote that the same officials undertook on the same day awarding the 2018 World Cup to Russia? Everyone knows that in the past there has been…

A little peek into my mind

A companion book for AOA detailing some of the ideas/plot/characters from the author’s perspective. Answers questions like – Where did that character get their name from? Why did it end like that? Also some thoughts on my first 6 months as a selfie. Only 99 cents but going on free promotion for 5 days from…

Positive Karma

Thought I would just share a lovely little story from this week. My niece has a passion for hair and beauty and is studying this at college – she wants her own business one day! To earn a bit of extra cash she works in a card shop (positive thing in itself). Whilst working at…

The Ronauthor’s Stone

Everyone has their own way of writing. Not just their own style but how they perform the step-by-step process of putting the words on the page. I have blogged before about the fact that I don’t prepare enough but that it suits me – I need to be actually writing to feel like I’m being…

Learns from Eurovision…. Really?

It has become somewhat of a tradition to have a cosy Eurovision party with friends each year and last night was no different. Loads of laughs with bacon sandwiches and Danish pastries in honour of the fact that the contest was being hosted by the Danes. And each contest brings with it the array of…

Code Breaker Challenge

Coming soon… Puzzle to solve code set in conjunction with launch of sequel to AOA. Apostle continues the story of conspiracy on Earth and in order to gain vital information our heroes have to solve a web-based code challenge. Read the book and then with a simple piece of logic solve the 15 character code……

Quality vs Quantity

Earlier this month I decided to give myself a little NaNoWriMo themed challenge. Write 50,000 words of first draft in 30 days. As I had just embarked on the first draft of a sequel of my debut novel I thought this would be a good idea as to a) getting back into the groove of…