Latest news - Free eBook promotion and crowdfunder extention

Hi everyone,

I've been quiet lately, I know. We all need a break from time to time and for those of you in the know, some of the subjects I've been covering over the last couple of months have been a bit full on.
I'll leave it at that.

Anyway, on a lighter note, I'm trying to get more people to read my new poetry eBook called 'Welcome to Leatheton' and try to get some of you to be the first to review it.
I actually think lots of people will really enjoy it, so I've enabled it for free download as an eBook from 9am 1st August (UK time) until 9am on the 6th August.

If you want to read it beforehand it's only £1.99 to download for your laptops, tablets, smartphones and Kindle etc and contains some fab sketches from my mate Neil Paterson.

You can download it from


As many of you know, I've recently been offered a job in social work (the actual role is a social, emotional and mental health practitioner but I will be in my dream role working with young people in care. (If  hadn't of written Poems From a Runaway then this specific opportunity would have likely never happened, so it just goes to show that persistence pays off. Apparently I completely bossed the interview, but the real test comes with the huge amount of stuff I will learn.

I've been running a crowdfunder to try and raise 1.5k towards getting everything I need sorted for my move down south including accommodation deposits and other often overlooked costs.
Through it people can purchase signed paperbacks and hardbacks of Poems From a Runaway as well as purchase raffle tickets for a 1 n 15 chance of winning a copy - all of the proceeds going towards making it an efficient move without the usual setbacks of

It's been going great with a big portion of it raised so far but I've decided to extend it for another 2 weeks whilst waiting for my DBS checks to come through and stuff in an attempt to hit my target to raise 1.5k profit from book sales and crowdfunding towards my move.

You can view my crowdfunder or purchase colour signed copies from it by visiting -

A huge thanks to everyone that supports it.
You can still also get non-signed and non-colour interior versions immediately from Amazon at

Big Love :)