What’s My NaNo: Snow in the Valley of Men

------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For nearly 50 years, it’s been winter on the border of human and fey lands. After a mysterious plague of dark magic drew the fey into oblivion, humankind has been left to fend for itself on the border between the two worlds as Magic-Touched creatures spill over the unprotected border of the two lands,… Continue reading What’s My NaNo: Snow in the Valley of Men

For it is Scottish blood within my veins – travel diary

“I feel a sort of reverence in going over these scenes in this most beautiful country, which I am proud to call my own, where there was such devoted loyalty to the family of my ancestors – for Stuart blood is in my veins.” Queen Victoria, journal entry in 1873 It's been a few years… Continue reading For it is Scottish blood within my veins – travel diary

What happens in the moonlight…. – Dark is the Night Book Tour

....stays in the moonlight. You know that feeling when you drive through a new town on a journey to Someplace (Any Place) else? You don't see any brightly lit box stores - there's a darkened shop on the corner and you honestly aren't sure whether its an eclectic cafe or an old fashioned pharmacy. You… Continue reading What happens in the moonlight…. – Dark is the Night Book Tour

The arrival of hurricanes

Hurricane Michael is not even a year behind us, and Florida is once more bracing for the impact of another storm. In October of last year, Hurricane Michael struck the Florida Panhandle with a rage and wrath that will be documented in the books as one of the worst hurricanes in Florida's history. As the… Continue reading The arrival of hurricanes