MT McGuire Books

How not to do things number 53: Parenting #badparent

Posted November 18, 2017 and visited 12 times, 2 so far today

Another parenting cock up from M T McGuire

When it feels right but is … wrong. #writing #indiebooks

Posted November 12, 2017 and visited 64 times, 1 so far today

I talk frankly about the things I’ve fucked up in my author career so you can avoid copying me.

Win a laughter library and Kobo’s 40% off sale. #kobo #giveaways

Posted October 28, 2017 and visited 159 times, 2 so far today

Greetings everyone, just a quick one today about some smashing offers for Kobo users first and then a giveaway that should suit everyone … well everyone who likes humorous books because if you don’t like the funny then, frankly, I’m not sure what you’re doing here. On we go. Kobo 40% off sale Yep the […]

Just the basic facts? I wish …

Posted October 21, 2017 and visited 164 times, 2 so far today

When is news … Well … not news but … say … propaganda. Yes, it’s a little bit of politics this week. Yikes. News is, and always has been, complicated. However, recently, it seems two things have happened. We’ve realised this. We are too busy to read and understand all the reasons underneath everything. We […]

Excerpt from one of the W.I.P.s #amwriting #comedybooks

Posted October 14, 2017 and visited 168 times, 3 so far today

This week, another joyous example of the logic of children. The children in question being me and my brother. This is also another story that will be making it into my family stories book: Setting Tripwires for Granny (and other tall family tales). And yes, as per, neither my brother nor I is reflected in […]

Real treasure isn’t always shiny #writing #metaldetecting

Posted September 30, 2017 and visited 361 times, 4 so far today

Opening a little window on the world of metal detecting today, and chatting about gold, not comedy gold, like last week but kind of tenuously linked gold … Oh, I’ll just get on with it shall I? A few months back, the finds liaison bod who attends both the clubs I go to and asked […]

If I’d made this up, no-one would believe me. #dementia

Posted September 23, 2017 and visited 483 times, 1 so far today

Today, back to real life, sort of, in so far as my life is often like a badly scripted sitcom. Here’s an example. As you know because heaven knows, I bang on about it incessantly, I am pre-menopausal. Basically, I feel pregnant and teary the entire time, and I have no memory. The only difference […]

Searching for the truth, at all costs #TallFamilyTales

Posted September 16, 2017 and visited 478 times, 1 so far today

As you will learn from reading this account, I was a perfectly horrible child in many respects and few stories reflect me in a poorer light than the one I am about to share. Sometimes the difference between genius and madness is failure. Other times, it’s a simple case of the idea being crap. This […]

A surprise house guest.

Posted September 9, 2017 and visited 414 times, 1 so far today

A bit from one of my works in progress.

Sad

Posted September 2, 2017 and visited 351 times, 1 so far today

A bit about my editor, who died on 13th August, 2017