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The Next Big Thing Blog Tour – The Curse of Troy

I would like to thank A.M. Day for inviting me to participate in this blog tour. Aletha is the author of The Throne of Olympus Book One: Blood Bond and now available on Amazon in print and as an eBook. She lives in Wisconsin with her children and their dog Simi. She has dreamed of being…

Blog Tour Starts Today

Yesterday I posted Joshua Dyer will be reviewing my short stories on a Blog Tour. Head over to A Day In The Life to read his review on Aphrodite’s Curse. I also want to say thank you to Joshua for his time and generosity in reading my stories and of course, for his wonderful review.…

Blog Tour

Hi all, just letting you know my short stories will be featured in a Blog Tour conducted by Joshua Dyer over on A Day In The Life. I’ll keep you posted as to dates. Meanwhile check out Joshua’s blog. blogblog tourbuying a bookcreative processcreative storyliteraturesocial networking

What I Write

I want to take the opportunity to tell you about the type of stories I write. You may have already guessed from of the posts about great historic landmarks and some of you may have read in the About Me section. I’d like to explain more about the genre and why. The books and short stories I…

Sacred Centre of Ancient Greece

Delphi was considered one of the most important religious sites in Ancient Greece. It was home to the Delphic Oracle called Pythia, from which all women who held that position were known. Pythia had the power of foresight, a gift given by Apollo but the problem was no one could understand what she was saying. Enter…

Goodreads

Aphrodite’s Curse is also now available via Goodreads. Aphrodite’s Curse is about a little known character from Greek Mythology called Phaedra. She is King Minos’ daughter, sister to Ariadne and a princess of Krete. There isn’t a lot known about Phaedra apart from Euripides’ play Hippolytus. If you do a search on the internet you will find versions of plays…

Chasing my tail

The past few months have been hectic, hence my absence from the bloggers’ sphere. I’ve only just managed to catch up on all the wonderful posts from blogs I follow and can tell you it was a mammoth task! I’ve still to get back to finishing my next short story, though I am grateful to…

Learning something new about myself

I have just discovered something about myself that I wasn’t aware of before and it doesn’t really come as a surprise. I can’t seem to write at night. I think it comes down to one thing: my brain is tired. Even now I have to admit the flow of words is a struggle as is the…

The Centre of Healing

This past week was a bit of a blur, work got in the way of my writing but hoping this coming week will be kinder and allow me do what I love. Today, I am going to continue with journey of my characters, so let’s head off to Epidauros. ancient greekscreative processcreative storygod apolloGreek Mythologyinspirationliteraturemessenger godstory of…

Head-Hopping

The book I am currently reading, which relates to the period of time I am interested in, but within the first twenty pages I came across ‘head-hopping’. For those who don’t know what this means, it is when the writer jumps from one character’s point of view to another in the same scene or in the…