Anatomy of a Novel Part 1: Learning to be kind

In this series of posts I’m going to be giving you a warts-and-all look at the process of writing my next novel, an Australian Gothic thriller tentatively titled The Dark Before the Dawn. The first week of NaNoWriMo is over, and to be honest it’s been a bit of a bust for me. I haveContinue reading “Anatomy of a Novel Part 1: Learning to be kind”

The next novel

In much the same way that people start asking you when you’re having kids about six months after you get married, now that¬†Greythorne is out I’m starting to get questions about the next book.¬† Unlike the kid question, however, the timing is kind of perfect, because I’ve been turning over ideas for my next novelContinue reading “The next novel”