About Me/Privacy Policy

The spiel on the Dreamspinner Press website sums it all up nicely so repeating it here. After all, why reinvent the wheel:

Anne Barwell lives in Wellington, New Zealand. She shares her home with two cats who are convinced that the house is run to suit them; this is an ongoing “discussion,” and to date it appears as though the cats may be winning.

In 2008 she completed her conjoint BA in English Literature and Music/Bachelor of Teaching. She has worked as a music teacher, a primary school teacher, and now works in a library. She is a member of the Upper Hutt Science Fiction Club and plays violin for Hutt Valley Orchestra.

She is an avid reader across a wide range of genres and a watcher of far too many TV series and movies, although it can be argued that there is no such thing as “too many.” These, of course, are best enjoyed with a decent cup of tea and further the continuing argument that the concept of “spare time” is really just a myth. She also hosts other authors, reviews for the GLBTQ Historical Site “Our Story” and Top2Bottom Reviews, and writes monthly blog posts for Love Bytes. She is the co-founder of the New Zealand Rainbow Romance writers, and a member of RWNZ.

Anne’s books have received honorable mentions five times, reached the finals four times—one of which was for best gay book—and been a runner up in the Rainbow Awards. She has also been nominated twice in the Goodreads M/M Romance Reader’s Choice Awards—once for Best Fantasy and once for Best Historical.

The dragon’s name is Augustus and he’s my author avatar.

Feel free to use this smaller version of my website header to link back to me:

Privacy Policy

I do not share subscriber or commenter information without prior permission or notification. As per the requirements of the GDPR, I require explicit opt-in from all new newsletter sign-ups, and will remove the customer and their data upon request. Followers of any WordPress or Social Media platform can unfollow at any time.

If you wish to be removed please email me at darthanne at gmail dot com.

I use the newsletter to send periodic updates, news of new releases, and an occasional free short story to subscribers. At any time you can unsubscribe from the newsletter using the subscribe button at the bottom. I use MailChimp for my newsletter updates. You can read their privacy policy here.

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