Back in 2015 – my God, how can it be five years ago? – I wrote the martial arts fantasy novel K’an. In it, an eight-year-old farm boy named Butterfly, sick and weak since birth, sees his family assassinated by masked horsemen. Butterfly manages to evade the raiders and, by providence and force of will, […]Read More A martial arts fantasy graphic novel? Yes, indeed!
After much editing and nit-picky checking and re-checking, I ordered a proof copy of Phasmid’s very first print title – the 3rd edition of MEAT. Upon discovering several further typesetting edits and some minor issues with the cover image, I ordered another proof copy. Here they are, side by side. Following some final tweaks, I […]Read More Phasmid’s first print title – this meat is real…
In time for the darker months of 2020, Horrific Tales Publishing will release a brand new Joseph D’Lacey horror novel, Weed. Here’s a teaser: An imposing stately home in the English countryside becomes a human rat-trap when a mutated plant species contaminates the occupants. Corrupt stock market tycoon, Lady Fortescue, a goddess of weapons manufacture, […]Read More New Horror coming soon
Great news from WF Howes yesterday – the audiobook of MEAT is now available for pre-order on Audible. New readers and listeners beware – narrated by the unflinching Chris Coxon, this edition of the novel is going to leave ice in your guts…Read More The sound of MEAT!
Back in March this year, after a lot of disappointment around traditional routes into publishing – or rejection as it’s more commonly known! – I made the decision to take control of my intellectual property. At the time I didn’t even know what that would mean, but I’d had enough of waiting on others in […]Read More Phasmid – Phase one complete
If you’re reading this, you’re probably one of the awesome people who either downloaded a free copy of MEAT over the weekend or Tweeted about it or shared the info on other SM sites. I am extremely grateful for your help. Watching MEAT climb the Amazon charts was a dizzilirious thrill: “How far will it […]Read More Thank you – we did it!
To give it a big kickstart, I’m putting Phasmid’s kindle version of MEAT up for free all weekend. If you’ve never read it and wondered what all the fuss is about, now’s your chance to find out. I’d love to see MEAT go to the very pinnacle of the Amazon charts. If you want to […]Read More FREE MEAT ALL WEEKEND – let’s take it to No 1!