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The Icarus Child

The Icarus Child ~ The Icarus Child #3 ~ Once there was an island, and on that island there lived a boy… Britain 135 BC Orphaned at birth and raised by his aunt on an isolated island, Icastar has led … Continue reading

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Icarus Child is Out!

Well, I made it *collapse* Once there was an island and on that island there lived a boy…  Britain 135 BC Orphaned at birth and raised by his aunt on an isolated island, Icastar has led a far from normal life. His … Continue reading

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Secrets of Icarus: Part Four

The Icarus Child is almost ready! I think I might actually be able to release it tomorrow as planned – which will be a big relief. In the meantime I’ve been reading Wingborn on my Kindle, and finding it surprisingly enjoyable, but more on … Continue reading

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Icarus Child Edit Update

\(*O*)/  <– That feeling when you’ve finished the final edit on your new book. /(~_~)\ <– Until you realise you need to go back and sort out one of the characters. (@-@) <– And then you realise the character in question defies … Continue reading

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So it Begins…

Happy 2016, everyone! I hope you had a good holiday season, celebrating it in whichever way was most enjoyable for you. I saw lots of family, did quite a bit of reading and seem to have lost track of all … Continue reading

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Icarus Child Update: Week Three

Week 3 Total Word Count: 74,000 I spoke way too soon last week. After two 10K writing days, I hit a wall. Hard. It was like pulling teeth trying to drag the story on for a while there. The trouble … Continue reading

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Icarus Child Update: Week Two

Week 2 Total Word Count: 46,000 Woo! This book is flying! Well, sort of. Writing-wise I’m down to three days a week when I have enough free time to make it worth my while to sit down and get stuff … Continue reading

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Icarus Child Update: Week One

Despite numerous attempts by real life to sabotage my writing time in recent days, so far things are going reasonably well with The Icarus Child. The book has started much earlier than I expected (by about seven years), and seems … Continue reading

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The Crying Child

The Crying Child ~ Icarus Child #2 ~ Once there was an island, and on that island there lived three cousins… Britain 142 BC  The Sisters of Icarus may all be gone, but the next generation remains. Bitter, half-selkie and broken, … Continue reading

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