So far I don’t think I’ve hit one of these targets. But at least now I’ll try.Read More
Just read The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by NK Jemisin
I don’t quite know what to make of it, to be honest. I’m a big fan of worldbuilding, and I set out in this novel with great enthusiasm. I loved the fact that the city of Sky was described as being ‘like an altarskirt rose’ …Read More
Why You Need to Accept Some of Your Stories Are Being Written For The Future You #MondayBlogs #Writer
Good advice if you’re tempted to give up.Read More
Just finished the Expanse books. What now?
The title says everything! I settled in to read The Expanse novels, thinking I was set with reading matter for a long time, and now I’ve reached the end of them. I’d gladly read the next novel in the series, but it doesn’t seem to …Read More
Hello from me!
Let me introduce Alex Oliver. It’s me – the author formerly known as Alex Beecroft. I’m still paying tribute to my mum–who as a girl was known as Olive Beecroft–though the ‘r’ on the end is there to make things sound a little easier. For …Read More
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!Read More