Let’s try that again… at a distance.

All the way back in 1994, barely two months into my Honours year in Philosophy at Monash, I had to withdraw due to illness. My teachers and tutors had, they told me, been concerned as they watched me descend into exhaustion, and were relieved I was willing to take a break and care for my … Continue reading Let’s try that again… at a distance.

Chapter 18 Update

It's day 2 of my 4-day goal and I've finished the 2nd full re-draft of the chapter, after re-writing my first draft three times! It's definitely been a case of bashing my head against a wall until a "kill your darlings" moment, this chapter, but I think I've finally found it. Midnight, now, so I'm … Continue reading Chapter 18 Update


This week's goal is to post a chapter by end of next Wednesday. Stealing a couple of extra days because of a busy long weekend, away, playing photographer. I'd like to get it up before we leave, and will try, but I won't rush it if it's not ready.

As Long As She Lives Chapter 8, Posted!

After 4 years teaching in central Africa, 28 yr old Caitlyn Lancaster returns to Australia. She claims she's fine, but her brother's best friend, Detective Riley Duncan, recognizes PTS when he sees it, and uncovers what her family cannot be told. With Riley's help, Cait will face the evil behind her return, to try to make a better future for the people she left behind