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Book Blurb for ULTRA

Claire Halward is eleven when she is returned, her memory wiped.  Despite DNA tests, her father Nick knows she isn’t his daughter.  Her mother Karin tries desperately to integrate Claire back into her old life but she remembers nothing.  Only … Continue reading

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Commences submitted to Authonomy

“…don’t forget the violence”  (MM) Yesterday I submitted the first six chapters of my Fleet novel Commences to the Authonomy website.  I felt some trepidation, not least of which was inevitable plagiarism, but also:  would anyone actually like it?  Since … Continue reading

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Pitch for Commences

“…it is done”  (MM)   I’ve sweated blood over this and I know it’s still not right.  I don’t know how to grab the attention of an editor.  Wouldn’t it be nice if someone else can read the (entire) novel … Continue reading

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Writing a pitch

This has to be harder than writing an entire novel, even a quintet of novels.  How do I describe my novel in 200 words max when it took me way over 100 000 words to tell the story!  How do … Continue reading

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