Monthly Archives: January 2016

Cover Reveal : Winter Tales

Winter-Tales-coverFINAL-for-WEBFox Spirit  reveal the cover for the upcoming anthology  Winter Tales edited by Margret Helgadottir. Cover art S.L. Johnson !

Contains my short story ‘Shaman Red’.

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Why Writers Get Depressed – Misha Herwin

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Wicked Women Anniversary Interview: Sam Stone

Sam Stone talks to Jenny Barber about those Wicked Women!

Jenny Barber

Today we welcome the author of Wicked Women story ‘The Book of the Gods’ – Sam Stone, take it away!

Tell us a little about yourself and what you like to write:

Sam release.jpgI’m Sam Stone. I’m an award winning female writer. I enjoy writing Horror, Steampunk, Fantasy and Science Fiction. But I have also turned my hand to writing some official Sherlock Holmes stories too.

How long have you been writing and how did you get started?

I started writing at the age of 11 and it was basically terrible fan-fiction!!

As I grew older and gained more experience of life, married, had a child, the idea of becoming a writing professional seemed like nothing more than a pipe dream. I told myself that one day I would write a book and get it published.

The opportunity for this came when, still following my dream, I completed my Masters Degree…

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Guest Blog: Jan Edwards talks to Misha Herwin

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Wicked Women Anniversary Interview: Zen Cho

Wicked Women Anniversary Interview: Jenny Barber speaks to Zen Cho

Jenny Barber

Today we’re joined by the author of Wicked Women story ‘The First Witch of Damansara’ – Zen Cho, take it away!

Tell us a little about yourself and what you like to write:

Photo credit: Darren Johnson / IDJ Photography

I’m a lawyer and writer who was born and raised in Malaysia. I’m currently based in London. I write fantasy novels and short fiction, generally with a sprinkling of romance and a dose of history.

How long have you been writing and how did you get started?

I’ve been scribbling bits of stories since I was all of six years old, but it took me a long time to figure out how to finish things! I got into fanfic in my teens and that got me used to sharing my writing with other people, as well as giving me an online community with whom I could talk about reading…

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Windfalls or Just Fallen

Peter and I went for a short walk along the old railway lines at Oakamoor yesterday. It was a cold and frosty morning and being a flat route is something I can manage well enough.

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Wicked Women Anniversary Interview: Jaine Fenn

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