A year ago in England – reposted

After France (see previous blog) we journeyed to England and I spent some time in London to do some more research, including a tour of Parliament House, before I took up my writer’s residency in beautiful Barnstaple in Devon. Being summer, there were beautiful baskets of flowers hanging everywhere – and luscious summer fruits for purchase in…

A year ago in England …

After France (see previous blog) we journeyed to England and I spent some time in London to do some more research, including a tour of Parliament House, before I took up my writer’s residency in beautiful Barnstaple in Devon. Being summer, there were beautiful baskets of flowers hanging everywhere – and luscious summer fruits for purchase in…

A year ago in France …

This time last year we were in France, at the beginning of my research trip for The Once and Future Camelot, that would take me from Brittany to the lands of Eleanor of Aquitaine and Henry II and then back to England for more research and some intensive writing. It’s been a full on but…

Freebies and Launch!

‘They would do anything to be reunited with those they love, even if it means travelling beyond the boundaries of the world as we know it.’  Described as ‘an astounding historical fantasy turning the King Arthur legend on its head’, my new book has now been published by Momentum/Pan Macmillan, and I want to thank…

Publication: Once & Future Camelot!

Publication today!  Absolutely thrilled that The Once and Future Camelot, sequel to I, Morgana, has now been published by Momentum/Pan Macmillan – and my thanks and gratitude to the wonderful team who made this possible. I’ve so enjoyed telling this story of two women, separated by almost a thousand years, but joined by their common…

Free copy of I, Morgana!

 To celebrate the launch of The Once and Future Camelot next week, you’ll be able to access a free copy of I, Morgana from all ebook retailers for a week as from late Tuesday or Wednesday of next week (24th/25th May.)  I, Morgana tells the real story of the ‘bad girl’ of Arthurian legend. The…

The new Gallos statue at Tintagel

Can this be anyone other than King Arthur commemorating his ‘birthplace’ at Tintagel? It’s a wonderful depiction, very atmospheric, although the statute has raised a storm of controversy since its unveiling earlier this year. As an Arthurian tragic, I think it’s great that the most famous of all legendary characters to be associated with Tintagel…

E-launch of The Once & Future Camelot

I’m delighted that the beautiful and talented Serene Conneeley has invited me to share (once again) an e-launch date with her on Friday evening (Australian time) May 27th. Serene will be launching her hardcover Mists trilogy and also her Mists Journal, so we’ll be talking about all things magical and all centred around Glastonbury! There’ll be…