Novels for sale

Writing novels is fun at every stage but it's like building yachts, the biggest job is to get the hull laid up but it represents only about a quarter of the cost. The real money is made by the add-ons, the galley, the electronics and the rigging. With novels it's the publicity and advertising and...
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1820 Scottish Uprising

In 1820, a brooding suspicion lay over the whole country. There were many discharged soldiers unemployed and bitter at the way they had been treated after fighting Napoleon. There were also many, just as bitter, displaced to make way for sheep from crofts in the Highlands and small rented farms elsewhere.. Most could spin and...
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Cairndhu revisited

After the showI've started to lay out the follow on from Best in Show in Cairndhu. The opening comes with Broon making his way home from work and meeting Jinks, the postman. Jinks gives Broon a letter which he says comes from Dalriada. 'Dalriady?' Broon exclaims, where the Hell's that?' 'No Dalriady, Dalriada, it was spelt...
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