It gives me great pleasure to announce that my fourth collection Just Eventide, is to be published by Ghostley Books. GHOSTLEY – 1. A MEADOW OR FIELD INHABITED BY GHOSTS, AND, BY EXTENSION, A PLACE OF GHOSTS [AS WITH ‘OAKLEY’ BEING A ‘PLACE OR FIELD OF OAKS’]; 2. A VARIANT OF ‘GHOSTLY’, OR ‘HAUNTED WITH SPIRITS’; … More ‘Just Eventide’ To Be Published by Ghostley Books
I’m delighted that ‘The Sentinel’ decided to include my article about growing up in the 1980’s. You can read it in full in this month’s issue of ‘The Way We Were’, available in news outlets across Staffordshire.
My winning play A Brother Born, has been produced as an audio play by the team at Soundwork-UK. You can listen to it in full (for free) HERE. My thanks to Neal and the team.
Read what the the team at Confessions of a Reviewer, thought about my latest offering ‘Crippen’. *spoiler* They liked it. My thanks to Nev Murray. Link: http://www.confessionsofareviewer.com/review-dan-weatherer-crippen/#
My thanks to Richard Ault, and the team at The Sentinel, for their coverage of ‘Crippen’. You can read their article HERE: http://m.stokesentinel.co.uk/author-investigates-convicted-wife-killer-dr-crippen/story-30361979-detail/story.html
It gives me great pleasure to announce that my short play A Brother Born, has been selected as one of three winning pieces in this year’s Soundwork-UK playwriting competition. The play explores the relationships between father and son. As part of the prize, the piece will be produced as an audio play and will be … More ‘A Brother Born’ Wins National Playwriting Competition.
Crippen, my latest novella is now available to purchase. (UK Link.) US Link: HERE. It has been published by Spectral Press, (who also published my Arnold Bennett Literary Prize shortlisted collection, Neverlight.) Needless to say, I am delighted to be working with Gary and the team again. Spectral Press is an award-winning, prestigious publisher, having printed … More Crippen Out Now Via Spectral Press
My latest short story ‘Just Eventide’, is set to appear in an upcoming charity anthology. ‘Trapped Within’, features an array of work from some of the finest authors of horror. ‘Just Eventide’, is a slow-burning tale of childhood terror, and I’m honoured it will be appearing in a collection in support of such a worthwhile … More New short story appearing in charity anthology.
I’m pleased to announce that our short film ‘Beige’ has been shortlisted for inclusion in the upcoming Cardiff Mini Film Festival, 2017. The film has been included in the “Twisted Tales” category (which is the most appropriate category possible!). The festival concentrates on screening micro-budget films, and runs from the 23rd – 25th June. As … More Beige shortlisted for the Cardiff Mini Film Festival, 2017
Writing can often be a solitary profession. I’ll spend hours at my PC, tucked away in my back-bedroom office, blinds tightly drawn, lost in a world of my own creation. When finished, I’ll email my completef manuscript to my agent and begin working on my next project. All of my marketing and promotion, (even occasional … More Creativity is the Winner