This is a reblog of a post I wrote some time ago, but in honour of LGBT History month here in the UK, which is where I am living until the end of March, I’m reposting it. Lena’s World: Sexuality in the Empire: Empire’s Legacy Backgrounder IV In Lena’s world, the world of the Empire, sexuality is varied … More LGBT history and the Empire’s Legacy Series
I’ve got the first draft of the first third of Empire’s Exile written. … More Empire’s Exile milestone 1
Bedtime Stories is made up of fiction and nonfiction stories and some of ’em are about my criminal youth. I must tell you, I never thought any of these stories would see the light of day. … More “Granny” from Bedtime Stories for Grownups by Andrew Joyce
Can there be any worse nightmare for a writer than having your laptop die? … More A Writer’s Nightmare
I was very pleased when our local arts council asked to interview me for their website. … More Local Support!
I crossed my fingers, ordered nibbles for twenty-five people, and hoped for the best. … More The (Successful) Book Launch
How do you spend the day prior to a book launch? I practiced the excerpt I’m reading one more time. I packed bags with books and cash, raffle tickets, tape, pens, business cards, bookmarks, a receipt book. That took maybe an hour. Otherwise… … More Book Launch Night! and some freebies.
“…they did not find the conquest of the northern lands easy, for the inhabitants knew the hills and valleys, forests and caves well, and used them to their advantage’. … More Walls in Empire’s Hostage, walls in history.
Do me a favour? Pay my second book some attention; it wants to be read. And its older sibling is free right now, on Amazon, for the Kindle reader or app….so for a minimal price, you can have them both. Think of it as a kindness. If I know other people are giving them their share of attention, I can focus on gestating the third baby! … More Second Books are like Second Children
For a limited time (Sunday July 23rd to Thursday July 27th), the Kindle edition of Empire’s Daughter, Book I of the Empire’s Legacy series, is FREE on Amazon. … More Empire’s Legacy Book One is FREE