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…

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…

Where does the time go…?

It feels like only yesterday I was letting you all know about my upcoming roadtrip around the Northern Territory of Australia and how I expected to be MIA until the end of June. It’s been around three months since I ended that roadtrip and I feel like I’ve only just lifted my head long enough…

Finding Toti: Map & Points of Interest

Toti Map & Points of Interest Wondering where Wayne lives? What the beach actually looks like? How far away they all are from Toti High? Then check out this handy wee map I created to answer just these sorts of questions! The map is set to satellite mode to give you a more realistic birds-eye view of the…

Excerpt – Amanzimtoti [1]: The Ridge

… Amanzimtoti: The Ridge Book One in the Amanzimtoti series, The Ridge, follows Wayne du Preez as he starts his matric. Completing his final year of high school won’t be his only problem however when a boy from his childhood makes a surprise reappearance in small town Toti, throwing Wayne’s picket-fence dreams with girlfriend Jess into a…

Coming Soon: Amanzimtoti Pre-Launch Update!

It’s been an interesting week and a bit since I got the results in from KindleScout, and by interesting  I mean it’s been really productive! The novel itself, Amanzimtoti: The Ridge, is- as of 4:30am  last Sunday morning- finally complete! On Writing… And I don’t just mean the writing part (though with a final word count…

The Amanzimtoti Series

Set in Amanzimtoti, South Africa, the series follows Wayne du Preez as he commences his matric. Completing his final year of high school won’t be his only problem however when a boy from his past returns to small town Toti, throwing Wayne’s picket-fence dreams with girlfriend Jess into a tailspin and forcing Wayne to deal…