Sheep On The Somme – huge discount on Amazon

Amazon are doing one of their things. Below is my post on FaceBook to let folk know. If you're in Australia and intereted in poetry or the first world war, I'd grab this. ~ Sheep On The Somme - what a price! I don't usually post book related posts twice in a day, but Amazon … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – huge discount on Amazon

Sheep On The Somme – wonderful feedback

Anyone visiting this site will know how much I value reviews of my books. It is a brand new thrill each time I become aware that a review has been posted. Reviews of a book at the point of purchase, or on Goodreads, or personal blogs are crucial to let a potential reader know what … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – wonderful feedback

Sheep On The Somme (and horses and mules)

https://youtu.be/VohJ5W1y6Ss Sheep On The SOme - Behing the images video (3 poems) I've just spent the morning adding a video to my YouTube Channel and the Sheep On The Somme playlist. This time, I've focussed on 3 poems that feature the pack animals used (and used up) in WW1 - horses and mules - and … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme (and horses and mules)

Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Gee this is turning into a fun week. Today I received my first order of hardcover books, which is just lovely. Very special, though was receiving the dustcover edition that I created just to see how it would turn out(ie not with any intention to sell). Well, I have pictures! Sheep On The Somme Dustjacket … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Sheep On The Somme – release date

I've approved final (I hope) revisions for Sheep On The Somme, today. Two editions - paperback and case laminate hardcover - will be released for sale on 16th June 2021. Phew. I'll no doubt have a bit more to say about this in due course, but for the moment, I'm relieved to have gotten this … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – release date

Sheep On The Somme – copy in hand

A happy author - Sheep On The Somme in case laminate 21/05/2021 I've just received the case laminate 396 page version of Sheep On The Somme, and I'm a little blown away. How very amazing that a project I thought was likely doomed, just a few weeks ago, has become a real thing that I … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – copy in hand

Sheep On The Somme – off to the printers

A complete draft, finished and with an initial proofing done. Sent off to the printers so I can see what is what. Thought you might like a peek at the WIP cover that I cooked up. It will probably change before the project is properly finished, but it's there for now. Can't wait to see … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – off to the printers

WW 1 poems – getting book-ified

A kittle update on one more project - turning the WW 1 poems that I have done YouTube readings for into book form. For a long time I had been of the view that a book/s would be unlikely because gaining lawful copies would only be possible at considerable cost. I checked again, just recently, … Continue reading WW 1 poems – getting book-ified