Monthly Archives: July 2011

a question for historical writers and readers

It’s a pretty solid tradition for writers to invent members of the aristocracy and pass it off as historical—there are thousands of counts and earls and lords etc. But what about royalty? I mean, if you can invent counts and … Continue reading

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Navel fluff general persiflage and help please

a very nice review of Muffled Drum over at Creative Whimsy. Thank you! http://creative-whimsy.blogspot.com/2011/07/muffled-drum-by-erastes.html i see a pattern in my reviews, and that’s regarding endings. Time and again (not everyone, because everyone’s different) I see people saying that the ending … Continue reading

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The cherries tell me I’m going to get a beggar man

But then, I’ve had a few of those already. "Oh please, Erastes, pleeeeease…" What? TMI? anyway, English Cherries. Nom nom nom. There was me thinking that I don’t write drafts. I’ve just compared one version of a chapter with another … Continue reading

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Catchy up Stuffs

1.  Yeah, Murdoch. We really believe you put 200 out of work and closed a 160 year old paper because of some moral outrage over disgusting practices of the paper six years ago.  It wouldn’t have been viable to prosecute … Continue reading

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When does the Bingo Start?

I’ve been trying to find the Trebor advert online and failing—I did find this page with loads of avant garde snippets, which is hilarious. http://www.moving-picture.com/index.php?Itemid=944&option=com_content&view=article&id=1378&contentview=single ETA: Found it!!!  I can’t embed it, but it’s here. http://www.stink.tv/work/sweet-success/ LOVE LOVE LOVE IT. … Continue reading

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Pop over to Jessewaves site for a free draw

To win a copy of Muffled Drum – just leave a comment! and oh – lookie here!  Who’s number one? WHO? Me? Surely not!  LOL!  There’s no market for m/m though, you know. People just don’t buy it. /irony It … Continue reading

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Two Reviews on Release Day

Hasn’t happened to me before. The second glowing review for Muffled Drum is from Black Raven Reviews and they had this to say: http://www.blackravensreviews.com/?p=6682 (see full review via the link) Muffled Drum by Erastes is wonderfully written character driven novel … Continue reading

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Muffled Drum out Today!

Hurrah hurrah hurrah! If you’d have told me when I started out that I’d be writing for a Harlequin Imprint, I’d not have believed you. AND!  It’s already had a review!  Five Stars from CSI Librarian. Muffled Drum by Erastes … Continue reading

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