Leopard Tree

Leopards – putting the ‘L’ in ‘COOL’

Filed in Leopard Tree, South Africa by on December 30, 2013 0 Comments
Leopards – putting the ‘L’ in ‘COOL’

So there we were, hours into a game drive in the search for the most elusive of the ‘Big Five‘ – the leopard. The sun was hot, my legs were getting restless, and we’d been looking forever. Finding a needle in a haystack has got nothing on finding a leopard which has decided to play hide and seek. […]

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That’s a LOCK!

Filed in Leopard Tree, Writing tips by on December 10, 2013 0 Comments
That’s a LOCK!

So last week I told you all that I am going to write my first novel, Leopard Tree. Publishing a post like that creates a strange, crazy (alas, temporary) high – your little private project has suddenly been exposed to all and sundry… and you’ve also committed to a scary new deadline. So the big […]

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Step one – think of a title

Filed in Leopard Tree by on December 3, 2013 2 Comments
Step one – think of a title

A gladiator. A Justin Beiber fan. An author. What’s the common thread here? A love of danger, and the very real possibility of public shame and humiliation. Well I can’t sing and I look terrible in greaves, so I’ve decided to try my hand at writing my first novel – Leopard Tree. Why? Ironically, it’s […]

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