MT McGuire Books

What makes a good bad guy?

On writing a plausible baddie…

September 13, 2014

I am now, officially, hybrid… I think.

That’s right I run on oil AND gas. Sorry, no. What I mean is that the good folks at a small publisher have accepted a short story from me for an anthology. In the process of this they have sent me a publishing contract to sign and there is talk of a small remuneration, depending on sales volume. I think that does officially make me, in the proper sense of the word; with publication pending.

Which brings me neatly onto the other thing.

September 3, 2014

Blogging Off Piste and Visiting the Real World.

Heads up for a guest post over at the Story Reading Ape and a reminder about Saturday’s signing at Diss Publishing bookshop in Diss, Norfolk.

August 27, 2014

Are you looking at me pal?

An author interview with a fun twist.

August 2, 2014

Is your life a French farce too?

In which I share the farcical nature of life as a fuckwit!

July 19, 2014

But at my back, I always hear, Time’s winged chariot hurrying near.

A reminder that I have a new book out today…

July 12, 2014

Help! Help! It’s the Chaos Fairies… and some other stuff…

Administriviatitive failure, a visit from the Chaos Fairies, and news of my latest shambolic book launch.

July 8, 2014

Words With A Fellow Petrolhead

Today I am shooting the breeze with Will Macmillan Jones on his blog.

June 23, 2014

What do you see, you people looking at me?

As many of you probably know, there’s a little bit, in WordPress, that tells you what people typed into their search engines to get to your blog. I’ve just been looking at fellow Gumbee Writers’ Guild author, Jim Webster’s latest post about the absurd things people type to get to his — apparently it’s a big favourite […]

June 20, 2014

Entrails, Omens, Eggciting News and Eggstraordinary Matters…

I’ve a new book out! Weeeeee!

June 12, 2014