Why is NEXUS 'just' a novella?

Good question! I’ll try and explain…

Firstly, what’s a novella? Essentially a short novel, but with a difference. Currently immensely popular as an ebook, ”…it allows for more extended development of theme and character than does the short story, without making the elaborate structural demands of the full-length book. Thus it provides an intense, detailed […]

ROMA NOVA EXTRA singles are out!

Realising that not everybody wants a whole book of short stories, I’ve sent four of them out to the world as single short reads on Kindle. New readers might like to dip into Roma Nova this way, just to see what it’s about…

Originally published in the ROMA NOVA EXTRA collection, the individual stories […]

RUBICON – 10 acclaimed authors, 10 Roman stories

 

STOP PRESS! Rubicon is now a ‘Discovered Diamond!’

“An engrossing mix of style, pace and subject: political, warfare, greed, sacrifice, alternative, mischief, humour… ” ———

A few months ago, I was invited to join a writing project organised jointly by the Historical Writers Association and Sharpe Books. Yesterday the result, a collection […]