Author Archives: J.D.Hughes

About J.D.Hughes

Fiction writer. Supernatural Horror Mystery AND SOON THE SONG. Supernatural Thriller, NORTHMAN, on Amazon and three short stories: BOMBER, ISSUE 49 and THE 500 on Amazon and Smashwords. New novel to be published mid 2016 (if the ghosts don't interfere!)

When The Writing Goes Away…

A blog post by my friend, author Mari Biella, in which she spoke of her current inability to write and the feeling of loss that accompanies this unpleasant and temporary bedfellow, prompted me to re-examine my writing – or lack … Continue reading

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Lost for Words

Some years ago, I published a book, Loving Imogen, in which one of the characters, a photographer, says this: “A photographer is by virtue of what he does, and these days I really manage to do very little at all.”…

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Self-publishing and the snobbery issue

Originally posted on Alison Williams Writing:
I work with all different types of authors, those who are hoping to secure a publishing deal, those who are chasing the self-publishing dream and even a couple who have gone on to secure…

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HOW TO SPEND THREE YEARS PUBLISHING A PAPERBACK

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HOW TO SPEND THREE YEARS PUBLISHING A PAPERBACK

  Happy New Year to all of you and thanks for your support over last year, particularly those friends who reviewed one of my stories! It seems to be years since I blogged and years since I commented on anyone’s … Continue reading

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FREE FOR HALLOWEEN – AND SOON THE SONG – 29-31st Oct!

“Explosive, high impact. Lots of horror, alternative realities, evil entities and battles to overcome evil – fabulous!” Amazon Review    It’s that time again: All Hallows’ or Halloween and the house spirits in my 17th century hovel are telling me … Continue reading

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Staying Sane in a Crazy (Self-Publishing) World

Originally posted on David Gaughran:
How do you keep yourself from going crazy? It probably helps if you are reasonably well-balanced in the first place, but, for the rest of you, I have some advice today from Susan Kaye Quinn.…

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