I head an interesting interview on the radio this morning with Linda Tirado. Tirado became accidentally famous when a blog post she wrote went viral. The theme of the post was the low wage economy and the plight of the working poor in the United States. One of the key points she made was that […]Read more "The importance of getting noticed"
Thanks Cabbagetree3, whoever you are. I especially like the last sentence By cabbagetree3 on May 9, 2016 Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase Skid is the first novel in a trilogy of Skidian Chronicles . An imaginative and original plot which sees Bruce, a classic kiwi bloke, along with his three farm dogs, transported to the planet Skid […]Read more "Another fantastic review for Skid"
#No 1 bestseller According to a recent interview I heard on RNZ, real artists have day jobs and if you produce any form of art, you can justifiably call yourself an artist. It doesn’t matter whether the artist is the only person to appreciate the work, or it is loved by millions. If you produce […]Read more "How to become a #No 1 bestseller- I need to sell 3000 books"
Welcome World. Here is the long awaited third novel in the Skidian Chronicles – The Lifeboat. I had planned to publish this last night but I had a slight proof reading glitch and there was a delay while the ‘system’ re-proofed the content. For those of you that are not familiar with the first […]Read more "The Lifeboat"
The Skidian Chronicles novels have some new reviews, neither of which I wrote myself! For the First Chronicle This book views its science fiction subject matter through a Kiwi set of eyes. The dry humour of the Kiwi farming character is amplified by the ‘city slicker’ attitude of his American “heroine”; his stoic country practical […]Read more "The Second Coming- post apocalyptic fiction?"
In the First Chronicle, the main protagonist of this tale along with the woman in his life, was abducted by a group of aliens from the Planet Skid. The First Chronicle deals with Bruce and to a lesser extent his fellow abductee, Sue coming to terms with the culture shock of finding themselves in this […]Read more "The story so far- The Skidian Chronicles Trilogy and Lifeboat teaser"
I have finally completed the first draft of the third novel in the Skidian Chronicles series, tentatively titled; ‘The Lifeboat’. This was supposed to the final novel in the series. However, there are some loose ends that I feel I need to tidy up, even if in doing so I am merely satisfying my own […]Read more "The Lifeboat"
Media release for the Second Coming Local Author Publishes Second Skidian Chronicle Sci Fi Novel on Amazon Kindle Auckland NZ, December 29 12 2013 – Auckland writer, Keith Fenwick, has released the second Kiwi themed satirical science fiction novel in the Skidian Chronicles trilogy; The Second Coming. This is Keith Fenwick’s second novel. In his […]Read more "The Second Coming – Media release"
A Review for the Second Coming The Second Coming by Keith Fenwick is a next-in-series title about several different people whose stories are in some way related, but if you are just coming in you don’t quite know how. Sue and Bruce are normal, everyday Earthlings… mostly. Sue, who owns a travel agency, is somehow pregnant when she […]Read more "Review -The Second Coming"
I have only recently realised what a great benefit to the process of writing an editor is, My editor is just starting out but she is fully involved in helping me address the continuity issues and basic grammatical errors that I tend to to make. Spell checkers are great but bit nothing beats a well […]Read more "Behind every good author stands a great editor or spell checkers are great"