The Visitant

It has been so long since the last time I smelled these pages! Metaphorically speaking, of course; please, don’t panic.) Life (and, more often, my own mind; alas!) get in the way. It’s not as though I’ve stopped reading, no. I promise you I’ve put in as many “prone hours” with my nose in some […]

The Puffin book of spooky ghost stories

I seem to have discovered a veritable treasure trove of ghost stories recently! While I haven’t written about the rest yet I figured I’d do this one first. First, because it’s the freshest and second, because in its way this is something new to me – probably, technically, the first book of ghost stories for kids that I’ve read. Seems odd somehow. Continue reading “The Puffin book of spooky ghost stories”

In the Garden trilogy: Black Rose

 A broken and obsessed woman,  Amelia’s lost the beauty she prized so much, her baby as well as most of her mind.  Intent only on getting her child back from where she believes he’s been taken, she is a woman possessed. And yet, she doesn’t have what it takes to find her son… Black Rose is […]