Every so often, several things converge - by happy accident rather than design - and this week is one of them! Grace and Serenity has received this incredible 5* review from the Book Reviewing Mum. I'm absolutely overwhelmed by it! Anne Goodwin has also reviewed it on her Annecdotal websiteI've been interviewed by author Camilla … Continue reading A few places to find me this week
Bear with me, because I have no idea what I'm going to write today. I know I want to write something - the whole point of returning to my blog was to do it regularly - but... oh my god, I did not sleep well last night. I watched 1:15 disappear into the darkness, and … Continue reading Holding my breath
So, the world's not calming down any, I guess. The silent, early days of the UK lockdown have exploded into this heightened emotion spilling out. I'm not going to linger on it. It's an ongoing, expanding situation, but I'm sure one day it'll seep into my writing. And, one day, I'll feel able to write … Continue reading A little bit of publicity
2020 isn't being kind, is it? Do you remember the wildfires in Australia, and those terrible scenes of rescued koalas? Or that Brexit actually happened at the end of January? Harvey Weinstein's trial; Trump's impeachment and acquittal; tensions with Iran? Covid-19 has taken over every part of our lives - whether we're locked down or … Continue reading The bigger picture
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Well, that was a bit embarrassing, that re-entrance! Like stumbling into a party after too many glasses of wine and shouting 'Look at me!' Except, in this case, it was my own party I was gate-crashing. The first thing I noticed - once I'd put the bottle down and turned … Continue reading Supporting the Indie Presses
Hello! Anyone there? I know, I know... it's been a while. How're you doing? Personally, I'm very confused about all these new WordPress features. And at the moment, it doesn't take much to confuse me. I'm in the middle of writing a new novel, I've got edits of another to figure out and - you … Continue reading I’m back!
I'm spending less time here, at the moment, so I thought I'd share some other places you can find me 😊 Facebook - this is where I talk about my writing, share articles about books and occasionally some book reviews Twitter - all manner of random stuff comes out of my fingertips here! Goodreads - … Continue reading Where I lurk…
As I write this, I'm wearing a jumper (I am writing this slightly ahead of time, so we might be back in heatwave territory by now), but I like my jumpers so I'm happy. I've been writing a few flash and short stories recently - in fact, one day I wrote, edited and submitted a … Continue reading Another awesome book from Kyra Lennon – whooooooo!
Hello! Today I've watched the FIFA World Cup Final - still feeling a bit gutted England weren't in it, but excited for the next stage of their development - and completed the first draft/very detailed outline of my next project. I'd aimed to write the draft, aiming for 20,000 words, in June. But as it … Continue reading I’ve finished and just started…
Hello, dear readers! Today I'm welcoming another guest to share her book with you - this time Chrys Fey, whose new book will help you navigate the world of writing and publishing. I'm still busy querying my novel, gearing up to write a new one (I'm planning another month-long blitz, so I've been jotting down the … Continue reading Write with Fey