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Expo 15 SR 5

Learn how to write effective and compelling historical fiction

Posted by on Jul 16, 2024 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Historical fiction combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. This course examines the art of writing historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. Understand what defines historical fiction and different historical time periods, create believable settings and plausible characters and learn...

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Shadowzone – “a great read … Highly recommend this series!”

Posted by on Jul 14, 2024 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

“Time travel, alternate worlds, and societal sub-cultures are blended into a great plot, and a gripping and relevant read. The environmental stewardship aspect of this story echoes our current day challenges, as do the almost prescient references to a dangerous virus. Characters were well drawn and the reader is cheering for their success. The three books in the series flow smoothly together. A great read for middle school ages and up, to both engage interest and build vocabulary. Highly recommend this series!” While watching intense...

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Inglewood Summer Market

Posted by on Jul 12, 2024 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm I’ll be signing copies of all my books at the Inglewood Summer Market. The event is being held at Inglewood Community Association Hall, 1740 24 Ave SE in Calgary. Learn all about my many novels, as well as about my coaching and editing services for writers and authors. Hope to see you there.

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Copywriting for Business

Posted by on Jul 8, 2024 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

I offer a number of writer services for business. The way in which you communicate with your customers is a vital component of your business and well written content can be the difference between success and failure. I have extensive experience in writing for a wide range of industries and market segments. I offer a variety of copywriting services including website content, blogs and newsletters, social media including Facebook and X, brochures, direct mail, sales letters, press releases, newspaper and magazine advertising and more. Learn...

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Writing Workshops and Study Guides

Posted by on Jun 29, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Writing Workshops and Study Guides

Writing Workshops and Study Guides  My writing guide entitled Where Do Ideas Come From? examines how my novels The Alchemist’s Portrait, The Sorcerer’s Letterbox, The Clone Conspiracy, The Emerald Curse, The Heretic’s Tomb, The Doomsday Mask, The Time Camera, and The Sphere of Septimus can be used to create workshops and creative writing exercises for the classroom. These include writing time travel stories, creating superheroes and comic books, inventing imaginary worlds and fantasy kingdoms, exploring fascinating historical...

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Inglewood Summer Market

Posted by on Jun 28, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Inglewood Summer Market

This Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm I’ll be signing copies of all my books at the Inglewood Summer Market. The event is being held at Inglewood Community Association Hall, 1740 24 Ave SE in Calgary. Learn all about my many novels, as well as about my coaching and editing services for writers and authors. Hope to see you there.

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The Stone of the Seer – Where Magic and Historical Fiction Collide

Posted by on Jun 25, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Stone of the Seer – Where Magic and Historical Fiction Collide

The Stone of the Seer is an exciting historical fantasy series of adventure novels for young adults, primarily set in the turbulent era of the English Civil War. “Magic and Historical Fiction Collide – This book combines historical fiction with a world of magic. It is set in the period of the English Civil War and incorporates magic, mystery and witch hunting. This book engages the reader with action and interesting characters. It is the first in a series and will leave the reader looking for book 2.” “Royal Blood: Book...

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The Benefits of a Writing Coach

Posted by on Jun 21, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Benefits of a Writing Coach

A professional writing coach is someone with whom you can consult, ask questions and receive constructive feedback. They act as a guide as you build your career as a professional writer. A coach can help you conquer a stumbling block, regain momentum or make a start on a new project. My program helps you progress as a writer. You decide what you want to work on during a personalized, one on one relationship. I can be your coach and mentor for just one month or we can establish a month-to-month arrangement, depending on your schedule and...

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“An imaginary friend, a mystery, and time travel? How could I resist?”

Posted by on Jun 17, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “An imaginary friend, a mystery, and time travel? How could I resist?”

“An imaginary friend, a mystery, and time travel? How could I resist?” “Flashback is a fascinating Young Adult book that pushes the boundaries of imagination: the Grail for every science fiction and fantasy reader.” “Right from the very first sentence I was engaged, and I could not wait to find out what happened next. The book was thrilling and it kept me on the edge of my seat.” “Flashback is an action-packed adventure perfect for middle grade readers.  Young readers will enjoy the plot-driven story...

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Copywriting for Business

Posted by on Jun 13, 2024 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Copywriting for Business

I offer a number of writer services for business. The way in which you communicate with your customers is a vital component of your business and well written content can be the difference between success and failure. I have extensive experience in writing for a wide range of industries and market segments. I offer a variety of copywriting services including website content, blogs and newsletters, social media including Facebook and X, brochures, direct mail, sales letters, press releases, newspaper and magazine advertising and more. Learn...

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