The Clock Is Ticking To The Release Of “The Traitor”

Today was the day I thought would never come. “The Traitor” is completely 100% finished. Well I say “finished” but I am getting the beta reader team back together again and the book is now being sent out to them for reading, edification, and digesting.

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How Fast Is Too Fast? When Publishing Quickly May Become a Liability

When it comes to writing my books, I am a speed demon. With a touch-typing speed of over 130 words per minute and a “pantser” writing style, it isn’t long before the smoke is rising from the keyboard.

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My Guest Post On “The Creative Penn” About Depression

Having depression, the condition interests me a great deal and I care about educating others on the subject. There is so much ignorance and misinformation out there that it is truly staggering to stand by and watch. So I decided to do some educating.

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Don’t Get Hung Up On Researching Every Little Thing

When The Renegade Spy came out, I inevitably had the nitpickers send me emails and Amazon reviews about inaccuracies they found in the book. Oh,…

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“The Renegade Spy” Is Out In Paperback!

When I was younger, I had four main ambitions in life – get married, have kids, have at least one dog, and get at least…

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[Book Review] – Munich – Robert Harris

There are so many books – both fiction and non-fiction – about Winston Churchill and the war, that it has become an industry in itself….

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Which Actors I Would Want In a Renegade Spy Movie

I think it’s only natural that when a writer writes a book, they instinctively visualise a certain actor or actress playing a particular role. For…

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“The Renegade Spy” Is Out – Three Weeks Early!

After countless tweaks and rewrites, I spontaneously decided on Saturday to just call it finished and put it out. In doing so, I finally became…

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Their Trade Is Treachery

[BOOK REVIEW] – Their Trade Is Treachery – Chapman Pincher

MI5 has been around for hundreds of years and faces down many enemies who routinely threaten the internal security of the United Kingdom. They are…

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Former Beirut Hostage Thomas Sutherland – A Remembrance

It’s hard to believe but I started writing professionally 28 years ago. Considering I am now 42, it doesn’t take a math genius to work…

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