A New Year, A New Play, A Few New Novels

The month of January is nearly past, and it seemed an appropriate time to update you on the latest news connected to my writing. As you can tell from the above title, this year is going to bring about a few new things. While this blog was started to talk about writing on my novels,Continue reading “A New Year, A New Play, A Few New Novels”

Happy Holidays

The holidays are one of my favourite times of year. I love the food, the parties and the chance to reflect on the year past and set goals for the year ahead. 2022 has been a very good year for my debut novel, The Woodcarver’s Model and I look forward to sharing my new novelContinue reading “Happy Holidays”

Fall Fun With Peter E. Fenton

The Month of October has been a busy time. This update has the latest news on a public reading held last month in Toronto, information on how The Woodcarver’s Model is spreading across the country through public libraries, recent reviews, new work, and if you read to the end, you can find out how youContinue reading “Fall Fun With Peter E. Fenton”

Free Nibbles, A Reading & A Book Signing

Come and join author Peter E. Fenton for a reading from his novel The Woodcarver’s Model as well as an excerpt from his new book MANN HUNT. The afternoon will include a chance to get your book signed if you wish, some free nibbles and mostly an opportunity to celebrate the launch of Peter’s first published novel.Continue reading “Free Nibbles, A Reading & A Book Signing”

What Does An Author Do With The Time In Between Novels?

It’s been over three months since The Woodcarver’s Model was released. The initial reviews are in, the marketing connected to the release of the novel is all done and now the focus turns to advertising and setting up potential readings in the winter and spring. But what happens next? A book has its highest profileContinue reading “What Does An Author Do With The Time In Between Novels?”

Guest Author Ellen Mint Featured With Her Novel Pride & Pancakes

In the last newsletter I wrote about how important it is to talk about other writers. I asked author Ellen Mint if she would like to promote anything special in an end of the month note to my readers, and she said, “Tell them about my book Pride & Pancakes.” So here it is! WhenContinue reading “Guest Author Ellen Mint Featured With Her Novel Pride & Pancakes”

The Woodcarver’s Model Reveals His Secret Past

Pride Publishing asked me to write a short story with a bit of spice … a prequel to The Woodcarver’s Model about the central character Rob Hanson. The response was The F-Road, inspired by my recent trip to Iceland. This story is exclusively available to subscribers to this newsletter. If you haven’t already read theContinue reading “The Woodcarver’s Model Reveals His Secret Past”

The Woodcarver’s Model Goes To Iceland

The process of getting a book from the idea stage to the printed page is a long journey. In the case of The Woodcarver’s Model this journey took around a year. Of course some of that time was spent sending and waiting for edits from the publisher. And as of December of last year, muchContinue reading “The Woodcarver’s Model Goes To Iceland”

The Woodcarver’s Model Goes On Vacation

The Woodcarver’s Model has been very busy. Last week the novel finished a blog tour gaining coverage in 28 different blogs. So what’s next? Well after the launch and the blitzes and the blog tours and the reviews and the advertising campaigns, it’s time to take a rest. The Woodcarver’s Model is going to headContinue reading “The Woodcarver’s Model Goes On Vacation”