Announcing: Oracle!

Oh my goodness. I can’t quite believe this is real. You can find my Patreon here, where there is a video explaining all about Patreon and how it works. If you want to be part of this crazy adventure, pledge as little as $1 a month, and come with me on the 19th July for […]

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At the Collapse: The Origin of an Oracle

Cateline's divination deck - stories told with stories within a story.

For the past decade, I have told stories with my friends. But it is more than just telling someone a story; it is living the story with them. We run and play live-action roleplay games. We dress up as characters from a made-up world, and put them into places they have never been, with events […]

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Protos: Beta Read Teaser!

Five years ago, I created a character. In those ensuing years, she has changed my life. Hers is the story that I wanted to tell even when I was writing and publishing Mundane Magic. She is why I learned the way to self-publish, why I went into writing as a career. And starting tomorrow, you […]

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(Un)bind Me

For years now I have wandered with you safe within my mind. To me you are as real as earth; a precious jewel I have confined. I know I must release you soon; no, I cannot keep you here. A prisoner within my thoughts that no one else may overhear. For in my mind you […]

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Protos: Become a Beta Reader!

Sometimes you must light a lamp to understand the darkness. Only then, Corentine knows, can you see what you are missing – what the darkness stole from you. What it was hiding. For many years, she and her partner Kalyani have been that lamp; the light shone into the dark to reveal its depth. The […]

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Writing for Yourself

I am trying very hard to write this novel for me. You can easily Google hundreds upon hundreds of quotes about this adage: write for yourself; do not write for your audience. Write because you love the story, and write the story you love, because that is what will give you a truly unique story. […]

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The Line Between Fanfiction and Inspiration

I am not the first author to write a book based on a roleplaying campaign. There are countless examples of fantasy and sci-fi novels where the author drew from their own Dungeons and Dragons – or other tabletop – campaigns for inspiration, the characters and some of the plot inspired by their experiences. Protos, as […]

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