It won’t go away, will it? There are authors out there (Sophia McDougall, Juliet McKenna, Kate Elliott, Melanie Rawn, Robyn Hobb * to name a few) who do write more than the stereotype, they go beyond the usual kick-ass girlie wins every time tropes. But. Kick-ass sells. Strong, intellectual, reasonable, packed full of wisdom leading […]
I had the honour of interviewing the brilliant Julia Knight over on House on the Borderland about her fantasy novel Swords and Scoundrels published by Orbit. It is the first in the Duellist Trilogy.
I forgot to tell you. I’ve been so busy sorting and preparing that I forgot completely. I’ve been awarded a Special Commission at the Humber Mouth Literature Festival. With Ten Miles East Of England: The Quest For The Lost Stories I’ll be connecting kids with words by using Minecraft. Over the next 3 weeks […]