Why I wrote “Of Blood and Roses”

OF BLOOD AND ROSES is what I often like to call my passion project. It was the one story that stuck with me since the age of thirteen until now, so I'm not exactly surprised that it's the one that got me my literary agent and is on submission to editors as we speak. The… Continue reading Why I wrote “Of Blood and Roses”


Blood. Grit. Honour.  Those are the Guardian's Guild words. For the past five years, trapped in the underground Vesperian fighting Pits designed to turn even the most innocent of boys into hardened killers, that witless mantra is all that Draxler Druen has ever known. Light, warmth, and love have all become things of the past.… Continue reading OF BLOOD AND ROSES