Browsing Archive: November, 2021

Making My Escape

Posted by K. S. Dearsley on Saturday, November 20, 2021, In : Reviews 
Technology is wonderful but I've had quite enough of it for a little while, thank you very much. I've been trying to add details of Discord's Shadow to Goodreads and the cover won't upload. I've tried everything I can think of without success, although I had no problems uploading it anywhere else, so I've had to ask the Librarians for help. They're very good, and I'm sure they'll manage it straight away, but to escape the frustration I've turned to the latest Third Flatiron anthology, Things ...
Continue reading ...

Double Trouble

Posted by K. S. Dearsley on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, In : FantasyFiction 
Just when you think everything's under control, something comes along and slaps you in the face.
I came up with the title of Discord's Shadow before I even started on the first draft. At the time, I did an internet search, and was happy that it didn't clash with anything–book, song, game, anything else. At intervals, I repeated the search. When I put the novel on Smashwords and Amazon for pre-order I checked again. Now, only a week since Discord's Shadow was released, I put the title in on ...
Continue reading ...

Two Days to Go

Posted by K. S. Dearsley on Thursday, November 4, 2021, In : Coming Soon 
With only a couple of days to go before the publication of Discord's Shadow, it's now available to pre-order on Kindle and in paperback at and B09KNCZR3D respectively, as well as on Smashwords. This has been such a long time coming that I wanted to make it a little more special, so you can also download the first in the series, Discord's Child, from Smashwords FREE until 6th November using the coupon you'll find at
Continue reading ...

About Me

My writing career began as a freelance feature writer for the local press, businesses and organisations. Now a prize-winning playwright and short story writer, my work has appeared in numerous publications on both sides of the Atlantic. I write as K. S. Dearsley because it saves having to keep repeating my forename, and specialise in fantasy and other speculative genres.

Blog Archive

Make a free website with Yola