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A screech and a thump were my only whisper of warning. I sighed. Another suicide. I rounded the corner. The humped body of the big buck kangaroo sprawled like a sleeping seal by the side of the road. No other …

Kamikaze Kangaroos and Car Crashes Read More »

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I’ll make no secret of it – Belinda is one of my favourite characters. No wonder I’m counting down the days until the release of her book, Water and Fire, in paperback. There are only five days left! Now, for …

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Water and Fire will be released in paperback on 16th November. The wait is almost over, with only six days left. Now, those who have read my work before know I can’t write any genre of fiction without a bit …

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Flying in to the Houtman Abrolhos Islands for the first time, Joe listens in to the pilot’s commentary for the tourists on the flight: “The Abrolhos is cursed, with murder, mutiny and lust,” the pilot said suddenly, as the mist on …

Lust is No Curse – Seven #SexySnippets on #MySexySaturday Read More »

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I promised horrible news for Halloween and horrible it shall be. Nightmarish and evil, yet necessary… Worst news first, right? The MOST horrible news concerns my horror thriller Nightmares trilogy. Any news involving Nightmares is bound to be horrible by …

Horrible News for a Happy Halloween Read More »

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Water and Fire is set in the Western Australian country town of Albany, so it seemed quite fitting that I send a copy of the media release about my book’s launch date to the Albany Advertiser. One of the newspaper’s …

Nothing Beats Seeing Your Name in an Old-School Print Newspaper Read More »

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Joe’s settling in for his first night in a fishing shack at the Houtman Abrolhos Islands, checking out his entertainment options: They all seemed to be holiday videos, from someone called Debbie who went to the US. I stuck one of …

Debbie Does the Houtman Abrolhos – Seven #SexySnippets Read More »

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Good girls don’t…hahaha…even saying that line in the video had me cracking up. Good girls can get away with drinking whatever they like and they make it look good, too. For those who don’t know, I spend a fair bit …

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Some characters stay with you forever – and some you wish you could forget. Some slowly grow on you as you get to know them. As a reader, my favourite characters are those who do grow on me as their …

The Mysterious Midwife – Belinda from Water and Fire Read More »

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Authors should never design their own covers, just like they can’t ever single-handedly edit their own work. I learned this one a year ago with Ocean’s Gift. If you want the full, shameful story (it’s called Big Boys Like Pink), …

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