Why ARe’s Closure Matter to All

Some stopping by may have heard the shocking news of the closure of All Romance Ebooks, otherwise known as ARe. Others may not and that’s why I’m rehashing some of the details before moving on to explaining why situations like this and the outcome is important to all. The shock comes because of the way…

The Texture of Winter disappearing

Some of you will notice the cover disappearing on my short story The Texture of Winter details (and indeed the story itself from numerous outlets). This is because I withdrew it from the publisher. Hoping to use it as part of another project at some point but as ever that’s in the works along with…

Reads of 2016

I usually finish off the year with a blog looking back over the books I’ve read during the last twelve months. Unfortunately, I didn’t blog last week because I was away without Internet access and so this particular blog is a few days late and, owing to a tight schedule during 2016, liable to be…

Wishes Do Come True

Note: This is under the name Sharon Bidwell. My latest news speaks for itself. How cool is this! Sharon x PRESS RELEASE 25/11/2016 LETHBRIDGE-STEWART PRE-ORDER FREE STORY Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce its latest brand new free story! The Wishing Bazaar by Sharon Bidwell will be sent out to all subscription customers, and…

My October Plan

I’ve been struggling with a project for longer than I care to admit. One of those that doesn’t ‘quite’ fall into my Dark Fiction category, but definitely isn’t romance. I’ve had to formulate some sort of plan, and that is (barring the arrival of edits that must always take precedence and therefore may interrupt) October…