Monday, July 20, 2015


My latest book, NAYXANA ALIEN WOMAN is available FREE for the next 19 days. That is until 7th August, 2015. See Story Cartel for your copy.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Beattie and Forbes Bookshop Napier

I was fortunate enough to have two of my books, Aliens in Godzone and Nayxana Alien Woman placed in the above bookshop with a 'local author' label.  I regard this as a privilege, regardless of whether they sell or not.
Life has some wonderful surprises waiting just around the next corner.

Friday, July 10, 2015

How to Write a Fifty Word Story with all words starting only with R

Reilly’s Rebel Racehorses

Reilly’s racehorses romped round Richard’s riding ranch. Reilly reimbursed Richard. Reckless racehorses regrouped rapidly. Reilly restrained recalcitrant rebels.
     Runaway racehorses ran riot. Reilly ran roughshod really robustly round Richard’s riding ranch. Racehorses ran rings round Reilly. Richard restrained repulsive revolters.
     Realistic reasoning resolved renegade racers. Richard reassuringly restored reasonable relationship.

Thursday, July 09, 2015

How to Write a 100 Word Story With Each Word Beginning with P

Parson Paul’s Proud Parishioners’ Produce

Peter picked prize peas. Pedro plucked plump plums. Patricia packed pumpkins. Pamela provided pineapples. Phillip procured persimmons. Promised payment persuaded poor persons. Parson Paul praised Peter, Pedro, Patricia, Pamela, Phillip. Produce proved plentiful. Peas, plums, pumpkins, pineapples, persimmons provided provision.
Parson Paul predicted profit, pledged payment. Partakers promptly promised prime produce. People purchased plenty.
Parson Paul pretended poverty. Piqued Peter played politics. Proud Pedro portrayed pride. Prudish Patricia posed politely. Petite Pamela possessed poise. Prickly Phillip pouted petulantly. Potbellied Parson Paul prayed privately.
Peter, Pedro, Patricia, Pamela, Phillip, picketed Parson Paul’s parsonage, pressured Parson passionately. Provoked Parson paid. Picket prevailed.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

How to read a new author

If you'd like to understand how hard it can be for an alien species from another planet to settle on earth then you can find out in ALIENS IN GODZONE and NAYXANA ALIEN WOMAN by Genesis Cotterell. click here for my website.

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

How to Read a Newsletter

Hi everyone who happens to read my blog.
I have a July newsletter just hot from the press.
To read it click here.