Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Exiles - Outsider Fiction



Edited and complied by Paul D. Brazil James Newman is pleased to be included in the line up for the new Exiles anthology:


Check out the line up HERE courtesy of fellow contributor Graham Wynd.

Check out Paul D. Brazil's blog with author interviews, stories and all things Noir HERE

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The Cold Sun



Freedom Fiction were the first publishers to pay money for one of my short stories. The piece was called CARMEN and was based on the partly true story of a woman I met on the island of Ko Phangnan. Her name was Sim. Like the mobile telephone card. I changed the name of the island to Ibiza and Sim's name to Carmen.

I went on to publish several more stories with Freedom Fiction and two or three made it into their fantastic large format anthologies  

The editor recently contacted me to see if I had any more. I didn't. Working on finishing this novel called the Black Rose. In the process of writing the Rose I had to travel back to many dark places and settle some uncomfortable scores.

The Cold Sun I wrote straight off the bat and submitted back to the editor. Within 48 hours it was live on Freedom Fiction's site.  

Here it is.

THE COLD SUN