Author Archives: J.D.Hughes

About J.D.Hughes

Fiction writer. New, quite scary, Supernatural Horror Mystery AND SOON THE SONG, just released (March 2014). Internationally acclaimed Supernatural Thriller, NORTHMAN, on Amazon and three dark short stories BOMBER, ISSUE 49 and THE 500 on Amazon and Smashwords. New novel to be published November 2014 (if the ghosts don't interfere!)

SPECIAL OFFER!! (Aren’t they all?)

So, anyway, I was sitting there, or rather here, and I got an idea for a promotion. Several people had said I needed a celebrity to promote my books. Her Majesty didn’t even reply and the lesser Royals were decidedly … Continue reading

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PAVLOV’S DOGS

A child dying from a brain tumour is taken from a hospital in England because his parents no longer trust the oncologists. They take him to Spain where the family have a property. They want to sell the property and … Continue reading

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DISTRACTION #1

I like this poster. I found it just now. But, for me, it should read ‘Nightmares At Work Mean Peaceful Nights Later’. I don’t really care for the idea of bombs heading for my private parts as I enjoy my … Continue reading

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REASONS TO BE VICIOUS – PART TWO

There are no pictures or jolly graphics in this post, for reasons that will become apparent later. My explanation of why I abandoned what was my current WIP is in Part One of this post. So, for those still reading, … Continue reading

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REASONS TO BE VICIOUS – PART ONE

My current work in progress is no longer current. It sits in a deep vault on the hard drive and I’ve bolted the door, for now. It had taken me around two years to write, so the decision was hard. … Continue reading

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When Cupid meets the Muse…

Originally posted on Mari Biella:
This cherubic little fellow has much to answer for… Q: I recently met a man whom I really like. It’s early days, of course, but he’s charming, intelligent, generous, and really quite romantic. Sounds ideal?…

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HEARTHSTONE HALL – THE BEGINNING

I first came across Hearthstone Hall in the spring of 1978. Of course, its name wasn’t Hearthstone, but it was, is, a mediaeval hall and remains in a remarkable state of preservation. My first impression as I crossed the ancient … Continue reading

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