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Click. The door is wide open.  There’s light streaming in and it’s blinding me. She’s there. Infront of me, talking to me, the way she does. It’s the kind voice today. I like… Continue reading

Keep your chin up 

For anyone that needs reminding of this today…

What to expect when you are writing the first draft of your novel: the highs and lows.

There’s nothing quite like a brisk walk to blow the cobwebs out of one’s befuddled brain.  I’ve just got back from such a walk and found it hugely rewarding not least because of… Continue reading

Teenagers…a strange new breed. Well, to me anyway. 

I’ve struggled at times with the various phases my children have gone through, like most parents I suspect.  I loved the newborn phase; the toddler phase nearly killed me. Twice. And now, I… Continue reading

5 reasons I want to become an author…

Have you ever wondered what inspires authors to spend hours and hours, sometimes years of their lives writing novels? I explain why I want to become an author and will not stop until I make it happen.

Writing around life

Hello bloggy followers! I feel like I haven’t written a post for an absolute age.  I’ve been trés busy working, being a mummy and writing.  Life has been a tad testing of late. … Continue reading

2015 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,600 times in… Continue reading

​​​Guest Post by Daniel Prince!

Imagine a day when you could leave your front door and be assured that you will know exactly when you will reach your destination. During this journey you would never sit in traffic, never get caught speeding, never get into an accident, never run over a child or an old lady.

Share: why it’s starting to feel like a dirty word

There seems to be no escaping the news these days. It surrounds us 24/7 and most of the time I think that it’s good to try to keep up with what is happening in… Continue reading

Meet my friends, The Princes…

Have you ever really thought about why you send your kids to school? No? Me neither. We send our children to school because that’s the rule isn’t it? The government tell us that… Continue reading

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