Archives for October 2013


Meet The Creepy Bad Guy

On the detail page over at, Miss Nicola Lane calls the antagonist “a creepy, nasty piece of work.” Here is the first chapter of Ambient Light, where the reader is introduced to the creepy bad guy. Enjoy. Chapter One The old woman had never been anything but kind to him, yet as she steadfastly […]


Quelling Impatience

I saw this today on Skype, from a group member working on his first book: “I wish I could do it in one day and be done.” This was my response. A baby takes nine months from conception to birth. When the baby is born early, it struggles with things that are underdeveloped. Too early, […]