Living Room Stories

Living Room Stories Update

Living Room Stories was released as a handmade limited edition. Due to the popularity of the first edition, a second edition was released. There are handmade copies of the second edition still available to buy. I think the handmade format suit these stories the best, as such I have removed the kindle edition. Partly because […]

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Living Room Stories : Edinburgh eBook Festival Undercover Soundtrack

Roz Morris ran a week of Undercover Soundtrack posts as part of the Edinburgh eBook Festival and my Undercover Soundtrack about Living Room Stores and tearing at thoughts was included. Roz: “I love this quote: ‘All art aspires to the condition of music’. Meaning, it works beyond its medium; a direct connection with nerves and heart. This quote seems particularly […]

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Living Room Stories : Pushing Envelopes and Breaking Boxes

Pushing Envelopes and Breaking Boxes: Multimedia and Interdisciplinarity in Self-Publishing is an event at the Stoke Newington Literary Festival. “A look at the ways in which writers, artists, photographers, and musicians are working together to use self-publishing to blur the lines between their disciplines and create exciting new experiences for their audiences as well as tapping into […]

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tearing at thoughts : The Undercover Soundtrack

Thanks to Roz for inviting me onto The Undercover Soundtrack to talk about the music that inspires my writing, specifically, Living Room Stories and tearing at thoughts. Living Room Stories was inspired by music, whilst I view tearing at thoughts as an album. Each piece works separately, but together they layer and resonate the unspoken and the lost. The post also offers the first clues to […]

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Living Room Stories : Sabotage Recommends

I am very pleased to announce that Living Room Stories is one of the eight recommended self-published books by Sabotage. Congratulations also to the other recommend authors and their books, as well as Sabotage, who’s award of Top Website for Self-Publishers from The Alliance for Independent Authors, is why they have recommend eight self-published books. It […]

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Living Room Stories : Review

Occasionally, out of a strange sense of wondering, I will google (when did google become another word for search?) Living Room Stories and occasionally something cool turns up such as Dan’s recommendation for Living Room Stories on the League of Extraordinary Authors. During July the League of Extraordinary Authors ‘is all about independence, so we’re […]

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Living Room Stories : Review

Dan Holloway has mentioned Living Room Stories as part of his 10 Thoughts for World Book Day post, noting Living Room Stories is an example of the ‘rebirth in high quality handmade books’, which is very pleasing. Secondly on Dan’s new blog,The Cynical Self-publisher, Living Room Stories is included in the post The Anatomy of a Great Self-Published […]

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Living Room Stories : Review

Dan Powell brought a first edition copy of Living Room Stories and has reviewed it. ‘The layered descriptions and building up of resonant imagery both within each piece and across the ‘prose-album’ gives a sense of crisis and rising emotion that can’t help but engage the reader.‘ Read Dan’s review over at Dan Powell – Fiction. Posted: […]

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