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The Sinners (Chapter 1)

1 “Shut up,” Eda whispered. “Just shut up, will you?” David’s voice came back at her – a faint vapor of familiarity drifting across the darkness. Somewhere in the close confinement of the tunnel, his whisper turned into a shout. “What did you say?” he said. “Eda?” […]

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The Sinners

It feels like a long time since I released The Curse. Hasn’t been that long, think it was around December 19th off the top of my head. Since then I’ve been working on the sequel and I’m delighted to say that The Sinners (After the End #2) […]

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Turning the Wheels (February 2019 Blog)

  Ooh my poor neglected blog. I’ve done so little recently (work-wise), having just returned from a ten-day trip to Tasmania (which was incredible!) and today I found myself staring at the laptop screen, trying to remember how to do the things I’ve been doing so intensely […]

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The Curse (Chapter One Sample)

  Chapter 1 The endless barrage of rain crashed down to Earth. It poured out of a dark sky smothered in thick, bloated clouds that hung low over the once-thriving metropolis. The man who rode on horseback down 42nd Street didn’t seem to mind the rain. Not […]

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November News!

  Hi everyone, Hope you’re all well. It’s been a busy couple of weeks here at Gillespie Castle. At the end of last month I released the second story in the GrimLog (Tales of Terror) series – Air Nosferatu. And just recently in November, I put out […]

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October Update!

  Hi everyone, Hope you’re keeping well wherever you are in the world. Here’s a very brief update to let anyone who’s interested know what’s coming up book-wise over the next few months: On October 31st (otherwise known as Halloween), I’ll release the second short story in […]

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GrimLog 2 – Air Nosferatu (October 31st)

  The next story in the GrimLog (Tales of Terror) series of short horror fiction will be released on 31st October. You don’t want to miss out on Air Nosferatu – think vampires on a plane and a whole lot more. Mark the date…

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Apex Predators (Preview!)

  Apex Predators   “What the hell’s wrong with that TV?” Bill Bridges growled at the television screen that was flickering on and off like a strobe light in the living room. Damn thing wouldn’t stop. It was getting painful to look at but Bill had to […]

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The Music of Writing: The Space in Between the Notes

  What can music teach you about writing? Translating the lessons learned from one craft and applying them to another. Is this possible? Of course it is. Before I wrote books, I was a musician. I’d been playing guitar since the age of fifteen and switched to […]

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Black Storm (Chapter 1 – With Author Notes)

    BLACK STORM Chapter 1 (With Author Notes)   “We gotta run okay? We need to get out of here.” (Yikes! This is me trying to go for a killer first line. They always say that – write a KILLER first line. So important, so they […]

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