A few days back, I received the package.

Hands trembling, I stripped off the brown paper and there it was 4 copies of Gravedigger’s Kiss.

At last . . . it’s out!

Holding a new book is always an electrical moment. So many different thoughts and feelings go through me. It’s hard to put into words though. But it’s truly wonderful!

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Gravedigger’s Kiss contains some of my best stories including ‘Mr Petronas’, ‘The Woman Who Grew Horns’ and the prize-winning ‘This Page is Left Intentionally Blank’.

There are 4 new ones here too. There’s the “title track” about our poor gravedigger; there’s ‘Hawker Man’ and ‘Black Death’. The last story ‘Blue Glass’ draws on the tragic events of the Altantuya case.

I enjoyed writing all my stories and I hope you do get a chance to read Gravedigger’s Kiss!

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