Bangkok Heat: Update

4000 words in the last 24 hoursRocking and rolling... We're still a long way from the finish line but once it gets flowing it usually keeps flowing. Before you get too excited I have to tell you that we are behind schedule on our hoped ...

The Fog Clears On Bangkok Heat

Warning!!! Spoilers ahead - DO NOT READ if you have not yet read my books. Every time I have written a book I have had the same issue - and that is a period of searching accompanied by fairly intense doubt. This is due to ...

The Perfect Bloody Mary

Just in case you thought I was dead or disappeared… The Perfect Bloody Mary Recipe 45 ml Stolichnaya 1 Can V8 juice 10 ml of fresh lime juice 6 Splashes of Lea & Perrins (rockin’ it since 1835) 6 Splashes of Tabasco (rockin’ it since 1868) 1/2 …

Rumors of Chance’s Death are unfounded….

Inspired by (yet) another email blaming me for killing off Chance so early in the series; I thought I’d clarify matters for you all. I thought the clue was fairly blatant, but obviously not. For those that missed it, here’s the clue. Do you want …

Of False Starts And Biting The Bullet

  I was off and running, and then, sitting on my balcony smoking a Marlboro red and sipping on a snifter of Hennessy V.S.O.P., I heard the second blast of the gun. After twelve thousand words, and with the story running strong in my head …

The Final Time Free on Amazon (maybe :))

As readers of Tag will know, the date 15 March 2110 has a fair significance in the plot; no secret (it’s on the front cover) that’s when 6.3 billion people are going to die, so I thought it fitting that on the 15 March 2013 …

Hair of the Dog

The Spirits of Stories

I wonder if stories are spirits waiting for the right body to occupy. The writers mere mediums for these wandering spirits. They say that every story has already been told, look at a modern movie, and see Chaucer’s Pardoner’s Tale. What if stories are the …