2014 Year of the Horse predictions

I’m a Tiger in the the Chinese Zodiac, and 2013 – the Year of the Snake – was an unspectacular year for me. It was solid work-wise and relationship-wise, but not so much creatively, financially, or spiritually. However, in a few weeks, the Year of the Horse kicks in, and the Horse and the Tiger […]

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More awesome reviews

I know it’s a bit boring when an author carries on about reviews (good or bad), but I’ve had a spate of really amazing ones (four and five stars out of five). Given my books have been slow starters when it comes to reviews (and copped some lacklustre critical responses upon their release), you’ll have […]

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The Mist Ninja now available

The Adventures of Yamabushi Kaidan is a series of epic Japanese fantasy stories which chronicles the exploits of Kaidan, a wild mountain monk who acts as guardian of the remote Autumn Valley, and his young friends Akio, Kaidan’s apprentice and a gifted healer, and Yumi, a skilled but untested warrior who fights for her village and […]

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The Smoke Dragon – free ebook!

Now that the word is getting out about the Grand Experiment, I wanted to remind readers that my novelette The Smoke Dragon is a free ebook! The Smoke Dragon is a brilliant piece of Japanese fantasy, a nominee for the Aurealis Award and Ditmar Award, and the perfect lead-in to my forthcoming novel Circle of […]

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Let the Grand Experiment begin!

Phew! I’ve been nose to the grindstone for the past week completing the formatting and uploading of my seven Grand Experiment e-books. It has felt like an eternity, but with enormous relief, I’m proud to say all of the books are uploaded to Amazon and Smashwords, and they’re now available for purchase! It looks like […]

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Grand Experiment Book 2: The Smoke Dragon

The next book in the Grand Experiment is my Japanese fantasy novella The Smoke Dragon, which was originally published in Fantastic Wonder Stories (Ticonderoga Publications) as “Yamabushi Kaidan and the Smoke Dragon”. The story was nominated for a Ditmar Award (Best Novella/Novelette) and an Aurealis Award (Best YA Story), so the revamped version has a […]

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