The Rough Draft

For anyone who caught my post towards the end of July, either here on on facebook, you may already know that I found June a bit of a struggle. I’m generally quite a positive person, who tends not to worry about things unless they’re actually happening — mostly because I feel it’s a waste of…

FREE for a limited time: Inyoni Rocks

Grab the second instalment to the Amanzimtoti Series, FREE, for the next few days only! June has been a bit of a rollercoaster of a month for me so far, and with enough ups and downs I honestly don’t know what day of the week it is anymore. So much so, I’d actually forgotten I was…

The Rough Draft: May 2020

If I’ve done nothing else this month, at least I can say I’ve done a ton of reading! I intended to read The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton this month, but after finishing a Matthew Reilly novel in April, I had a hankering to re-read my boy Reilly instead.   Reading This month I read:…

FREE for a limited time: The Ridge

On May 1st I announced I would be running a five day promotion on Amazon, to allow my first novel The Ridge (Amanzimtoti 1) to be purchased for FREE. We’re half-way through the promotion window and I have to say, you do not disappoint! On the first day of the promotion, The Ridge, ended up at #10,…

The Rough Draft: April 2020

Dusting this old thing off to once again bring you The Rough Draft, whereby I keep you updated on where I am in regards to my reading, writing, and other authorly goals. Unless, by some miracle, I actually start doing more ‘authorly’ things over the course of the month, I’ll be posting this review on the…

Goodreads Giveaway – July

Congratulations to Elizabeth who is this months Goodreads Giveaway winner, having beaten almost 1500 other people to claim a copy of the first Amanzimtoti series novel!   Well done, Elizabeth, your copy will shortly find its way to you in Canada! + Goodreads Giveaway + Add to Shelf + + Other Competitions & Giveaways +  

WINNERS – Signed “The Ridge” Bookcards

Huge congrats go to… Andreja, Angie, Charlize, Hulttio, Kaitlin, Paul, Sandra, Shauna, Tara, & Teon for winning the signed bookcards, featuring “The Ridge” cover art!!   And, because I’ve just received the bookcards for “Inyoni Rocks” and am feeling pretty generous as a result, you guys will all be the first to receive the signed…

Goodreads Giveaway – June

Congratulations to Anastasia who is this months Goodreads Giveaway winner! I ran this giveaway a little longer than a month, and ended up with almost 1700 people enter to win a signed copy of Amanzimtoti: The Ridge! Talk about overwhelming!   Well done, Anastasia, your copy will shortly find its way to you in Indonesia! +…

WINNER of the April Signed Paperback + Goodies…

And the winner is… Jade Congratulations! Jade will soon be receiving a signed copy of the first Amanzimtoti series novel, The Ridge, along with a selection of South African sweeties as featured in the novels. Didn’t win…? Don’t worry! I was completely blown away by the number of entrants this giveaway received. Having expected around…

Amanzimtoti Ghost Stories

Hey all, I’m planning to release a Halloween-themed novella at the end of October, and though it will be a part of my Amanzimtoti series of novels, it will be a pre-series, stand-alone story, depicting Wayne and Kyle as they were before the event that changed everything. The story will start with a sleepover, where the boys…