I opened up my website this morning to blog about Varuna, and […]
Ever wondered just how authors collaborate successfully? Today I have a guest […]
"The Miseducation of Mara Lys", published one year ago in CHERRY CROW CHILDREN as part of the award-winning Twelve Planet series, has closed the series by bringing home two Aurealis Awards of its very own.
Hot on the heels of Cherry Crow Children and its stories picking […]
I normally* get up at 5:30am so I can get 1-1.5 hours […]
Cherry Crow Children features stories built around the idea of fate being […]
For "The Cherry Crow Children of Haverny Wood", I knew the title before I knew the story — which meant I knew the name cherry crow before I knew what the crow itself would actually look like.
They were one of the first things I pondered, then, in trying to uncover the story. Why were they named cherry crows — was it to do with their appearance, or their diet, or something else entirely? Why did the villagers of Haverny Wood fear them, and were they right to?
Today, spurred by a last-minute reminder and possessed of an odd amount […]
I've always kept a collection of short story ideas. For a few […]
A couple of months ago I took up bullet journalling because I […]