It’s been a while since my last update and there has been plenty going on. On the writing front I am making good progress on the fifth book in the Skidian universe and it looks like I might be in a position to publish well before my original target of January 2020. This is subject to the availability […]Read more "May update from the Skidian Chronicles creative nerve centre."
Earlier this week I completed the first draft of the latest book in the Skidian Chronicles universe, tentatively titled The Island. I am pretty pleased with the effort given I have a more than full time day job and other interests to pursue. I started work in mid August and took a month off over Christmas. […]Read more "The latest from the Skidian Chronicles creative nerve centre."
Hi everyone, I have created a crowd funding campaign on Pledgeme to help pay for the print run of books I did late last year. Click here to go to the campaign page. I am pretty hopeful of success as before I even launch the campaign $70 has already been pledged! This will help fund […]Read more "Crowd Funding Campaign"
Hello from the nerve centre of the Skidian Chronicles creative department. Since my last update I am close to completing the first draft of the latest novel in the Skidian Chronicles series. At one hundred and thirty five thousand words plus, the end is in sight!. As I toil away on the latest book and getting to the […]Read more "An update from the nerve centre of the Skidian Chronicles."
It’s been a while since my last update and this list has grown significantly in that time, so here are a few words of questionable wisdom and a welcome to all my new subscribers. If you are new to the series one of my fans recently described my writing style as Hitch Hikers Guide meets Guardians […]Read more "January 2019 update"
Hello from Skid In my last update I spoke about my identity crisis and the inner turmoil caused by my confusion about the genre I am writing in. More than one person has since reached out and described my writing as Barry Crump (a trail blazing New Zealand writer who gave a voice to our own […]Read more "Hello from Skid – Christmas reading options."
Hi everyone, and a special welcome to the new subscribers to this update. Over the last few weeks I have been playing with different types of adverts and advertising platforms. Whatever I am doing seems to be working as I have had a nice wee spike in sales, as well as giving away a significant […]Read more "Hello from Skid – Bruce’s December 2018 update"
Hi everyone, and a special welcome to the new subscribers to this newsletter. For those of you who have enjoyed the first book in the series, the Kindle version of the second book in the series, The Second Coming, is still reduced in price to USD$0.99. (Note that sometimes the display price is slightly different for […]Read more "Hello from Skid – Keith’s writing projects update."
Hi everyone, its Friday night again in this part of the world and I have a few moments to myself to sit back, have a beer or two and reflect on the last few weeks, and more importantly, my secret plan to become a best selling writer. I snuck away early from work which gave […]Read more "Skidian Chronicles update"
Good evening. Well, it was Friday night when I started writing this update, but I got distracted with a few beers, and it is now early Saturday morning in this part of the world. Given I have a global audience it could be any time of the day where you are. Firstly, welcome to all […]Read more "Friends of the Skidian Chronicles Update 13/10/18"