Solstice

Solstice is a series of four separate but interlinked Christmas ghost stories. You can view the creation of the book, from start to finish, below:

Thursday, 08 August 2019





Friday, 09 August 2019



Tuesday, 20 August 2019



Thursday, 22 August 2019



According to early European folk tales, the tree-dwelling spirit, the Hylda-moer, would haunt those who cut down their trees. Furniture made from their trees would also be haunted, the occupants of the house being pinched black and blue by the resident wood spirit. This little titbit of research has inspired events in my forthcoming Christmas ghost story, which I hope to have published by Crimbo 2020 :)


Tuesday, 27 August 2019


I am still experimenting with working out the plots of my books by story-boarding them:


Saturday, 31 August 2019


Whilst holidaying in North Wales, I started work on the actual writing of my 2020 Christmas ghost story ~ Solstice.



Sunday, 01 September 2019



Saturday, 14 September 2019




Sunday, 22 September 2019


Getting a few more words down on my 2020 Christmas ghost story...



Sunday, 22 December 2019




Thursday, 26 December 2019



Friday, 27 December 2019



Saturday, 28 December 2019


Planning out the writing schedule for my next book

Thursday, 09 January 2020


Friday, 17 January 2020




Saturday, 18 January 2020


A scribbled note made in the dead of night

Sunday, 26 January 2020


Sunday, 01 March 2020


Time to crack on after a month-long break from writing:



Wednesday, 04 March 2020



Friday, 06 March 2020



Monday, 16 March 2020




Sunday, 22 March 2020



Wednesday, 25 March 2020



Monday, 06 April 2020



Thursday, 16 April 2020





Saturday, 18 April 2020



Friday, 24 April 2020




Thursday, 30 April 2020



Tuesday, 05 May 2020



Thursday, 07 May 2020





Monday, 11 May 2020



Sunday, 24 May 2020





Wednesday, 27 May 2020



Friday, 29 May 2020





Saturday, 06 June 2020




Wednesday, 24 June 2020



Thursday, 25 June 2020



Friday, 26 June 2020



Sunday, 28 June 2020