True Friends

Have We Had Help?

In this business, to publish and be read guarantees you will attract many insanely jealous enemies within the writing fraternity, as well as being targeted by total dipsticks (I give you the Amazon troll). But at the same time you will also come across some wonderful people. I am proud to number the following three successful writers as true friends of mine. They are:


Bob van Laerhoven (Baudelair’s Revenge and other titles).

559431_10151270730929919_983320028_nRobert Bauval (the Orion Mystery, The Soul of Ancient Egypt, and many more).


Last but by no means least, Derek Haines who is a long time friend and mentor.


Most of you know Derek through his various blog posts which I reblog here from time to time from. He is also a fulltime English teacher in Switzerland.

When it comes to his writing Derek specialises in comedic scifi. Because of his love for the sub-genre, he…

View original post 148 more words


2 thoughts on “True Friends

  1. So sad that the trolls are so miserable they only way they know to relate is out of nastiness. As for the jealous writers – like goes down hill quickly when one follows that path. Better to believe that every bit of good news in your world is only a way of saying, “It will be coming soon for YOU!”

    I learned a new word on a recent post from the Picnic with Ants blog — “Mudita – finding joy in the joy of others.” It’s a more satisfying way to live – as you already know, sweet, supportive reblogging Kate.
    (Madelyn Griffith-Haynie – ADDandSoMuchMore dot com)
    – ADD Coach Training Field founder; ADD Coaching co-founder –
    “It takes a village to transform a world!”

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s