“You had to update every fifteen minutes... It meant everyone knew where you were, what you were doing. It was a small price to pay for a world free from crime, free from pain.” - The System

It can’t be July already, can it?

It can't be July already, can it? Apparently it is. In fact, it is my son's first birthday tomorrow, which is kind of scary - where did that year GO?! Doesn't help that it feels like October, either. All very confusing. Anyway...

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Nearly there…

So I feel like I'm at school, making up excuses why I haven't done my homework. First there's that new baby taking up all my time. Then I get RSI in my right wrist, making typing PRETTY difficult. Then that gets better but the baby...

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Christmas is coming…

I said I was going to be done by Christmas and, whisper it, I appear to be nearly done! Nearly. And I shouldn't really say that because I'll jinx it, and the book won't actually be finished until next year...

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Quite a lot going on then…

Blimey. It's August. Usually pretty quiet. And instead we have economic meltdown and riots. But on a rather happier note, the Malley household has a new baby - Diggory, born four weeks ago. So sorry I haven't posted much lately, or at all...

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Books, books, books

Brrrrrrr. Freezing outside. Meant to be Spring. Not happy. But at least we’re through January and February which seem to have whizzed by this year, probably because I’ve been so busy!
Firstly I’ve been writing furiously – the first in a new trilogy called THE KILLABLES which I’m very excited about. It’s another futuristic thriller set in a future where ‘evil’ has been cured with an operation, but to the protagonists, Evie and Raffy, the perfect City that they live in turns out to be anything but… More to come on this in future posts.
And secondly I’ve been out and about visiting schools and libraries and spending lots of time on trains…