While preparing to travel around the States, I had a goal to learn about "American ranch life" and how it compares to farm life in the UK ... and on this research trip, I had the opportunity to stay on a ranch, tackle some chores, get a sense of general Western experiences, and do plenty … Continue reading Hey from the USA! Part 3
I'm sorry it's been such a long while! As my trip progressed I decided to invest myself in 'living' it because it was a limited thing I could share with you all afterward. The title of this post isn't accurate, as I'm well and truly back home, but it had a nice ring to it … Continue reading Hey From the USA! Part 2
It's hard to believe that in less than two weeks, I've flown, driven, and walked almost 5,000 miles, setting foot in Canada, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana. I've met a lot of warm and welcoming people, with charming accents and new turns of phrase. Here are a few snapshots of my time so far! … Continue reading Hey from the USA!
This is a super short post to say that editing is underway for the Bakers' 7th adventure (in Scotland). The title will be announced soon, and the the story will, Lord willing, be published in time for Christmas! In the meantime, here's a little question for you. Last year, we settled around a table at … Continue reading Good News for Baker 7
Thank you for submitting questions for this Q&A Part 2! I really enjoyed seeing the things you wanted to know. If you missed Part 1, it's here. Without further ado.... In Iceland Intrigue, are there new characters introduced? Yes! There are four new characters who play an important role in the story ... although one … Continue reading Your Questions Answered Q & A Part 2
The inspiration for Iceland Intrigue started with a dream to visit the small island smack halfway between the Arctic and northern Atlantic Oceans. Visiting Iceland became one of those "someday" dreams that was always in the back of my mind. I felt confident, and dearly hoped, it would come to pass at some point in the … Continue reading Behind the Scenes – Iceland Intrigue
Welcome to the beginning of October! Soon we'll have piles of leaves to crunch through, spiced lattes at coffee shops, and lots of savoury stew. The beginning of October also means my countdown to the completion of the next Baker Family Adventure manuscript is slivered to less than a fortnight! This is extremely exciting. I … Continue reading A Brief Introduction to a New Adventure
Earlier this summer, we were privileged to head on a family vacation to Barcelona, the capital of the region in Spain known as Catalonia. The trip was special to me for a few reasons, one of which being a return to the locale of my latest book, Prisoner of the Pyrenees. As we walked the … Continue reading Trip to Barcelona