Awards season

2023 has been a bit of a momentous year for me. A couple of years ago I worked for a director/producer friend of mine, Aaron Kamp, on a movie we called “Thorns and Thistles at the End of the World”. It is, if you can believe it, a Christian, apocalyptic, sci-fi drama – and if […]

Serpents of Summer

(Rage of Lions – Book 5) The sword does not fear the fire that forged it.

Prentice Ash Audio book

Podium Audio has released the first two Rage of Lions books on their platform and the third will be coming soon. If you know someone who would like the stories, but isn’t much of a reader, this is the perfect way to get them involved. Performed by skill & flair by Derek Perkins. PRENTICE ASH […]

Eagles of the Grand Kingdom

(Rage of Lions – Book 4)The cry of the Golden Eagles — twin crests of the High King and the Prince of Rhales—may yet be a shout of victory or a mournful wail of defeat.

The Quest for the Book 4 Cover

It’s something I never used to think about – either I liked a book’s cover, or I didn’t. I guess I assumed the book’s publisher gave the artist a copy of the book, they read it, then created the image they thought would be best and the publisher slapped it on the front. Boy was […]

Memories of Far Jerusalem – Why Longswords?

Readers of Rage of Lions will know that in the world of the Grand Kingdom, the longsword is the symbol of a knight, or indeed, any noble man-at-arms. So, what is a longsword (as opposed to other types of swords, such as arming swords, short swords, broadswords, rapiers…actually, it’s a pretty long list). And why […]

Fantastic Heroes at war

A little while ago an interesting website named Shepherd.com contacted me. They have a cool concept, where authors get to publicise their books by creating a list of their own favourites by other authors. Shepherd.com invited me to get involved and I created my list of five books of Fantastic Heroes at War. I chose […]

Lions of the reach

(Rage of Lions – Book 3) Duchess Amelia’s cutthroat “rats” have saved her hometown, but the new crown prince of the Grand Kingdom, Daven Marcus, now drags her along in a vain winter crusade into the wilderness…

Updates for August

Whew! August 2022 is turning out to be one of the busiest months I’ve had in a long time. First of all, the centerpiece of the month is the upcoming release of Rage of Lions Book 3: Lions of the Reach which happens Friday August 26. I finished writing this book about 12 or so […]