Amazon promotions

Well the Amazon promotions ran and the results are in . . . a total of 6 free copies downloaded. Woo-hoo, how will I cope with this runaway success? 4 copies of Second Time Lucky? and 2 of Sovereign Nation. I either need to work out how to promote things on Amazon cheaply (I like... Continue Reading →


Promotional prices on Amazon.

There are two basic promotional prices on Amazon - the 'Free Promotion' and the 'Kindle Countdown Deal'. When I've done the 'Free' in the past I've had up to a few thousand downloads of my novels, but each time I've got less and less. Admittedly this probably has a lot to do with me doing... Continue Reading →

NaNoWriMo Week Two.

Week two of NaNoWriMo is now over, the halfway point is passed. So, how has it been so far? Honestly, I think I have to say my main conclusion is that the amount of writing involved in NaNoWriMo is way beyond what I can do. Back when I worked in an office job I could... Continue Reading →

NaNoWriMo – Day Two.

Looked at what I'd written yesterday. Realised I'd started a novel about Britain in the years after Roman rule ended. Realised I didn't even understand the timeline in what I discovered is termed 'Sub-Roman Britain'. Did some research. Discovered that no one understands the timeline in Sub-Roman Britain. Did more research. Discovered that trying to... Continue Reading →

NaNoWriMo – Day One.

474 words. Yes, well below the 1,667 daily target but I am going to try and catch up tomorrow. However, it is a small success just by being more than zero. It is a start, a small one but a start. The main problem? Probably deciding to start a novel about the fall of Roman... Continue Reading →

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