Category Archives: Writing

Guest Post by Carol Thomas

Writing within the romance genre. It is lovely to invite Carol Thomas to my blog with her enlightening article about writing romance. I first met Carol via the author networking group CHINDI. Carol lives just up the road from me … Continue reading

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Adventures Into New Writing Ventures

There are currently two folders open on my desktop under ‘Writing’ right now. One is for another edit of Visions. The other is a folder for a series of short stories. Visions Since completing an edit for the first book … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Angela Petch

A Tuscan Feast to indulge the Senses It is an absolute delight to invite fellow author, Angela Petch to feature as a guest writer. I met Angela over a year ago, during a self-publishing panel discussion with our authors’ networking … Continue reading

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The Wonderful New World of Screen-writing

I’m following an online course in screen-writing at the moment, to gain a deeper understanding in the world of film. The latest exercise is to develop character outlines. So in the context of ‘Beginnings’ allow me to introduce Jake Jansen. … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning

What Next? Reaching the end of a long-running series feels strange but at the same time, therapeutic as if an enormous burden had been lifted. All the story lines I had planned from the beginning finally found their way into … Continue reading

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From Thriller Writing to Growing and Cooking our own Veg

Okay, so this is a little ‘off the wall’ from my usual blog BUT to deviate from writing for a change, we find ourselves at this ‘time of year’ when our vegetable patch is exploding with courgettes. So I am … Continue reading

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Reaching the End of an Epic Thriller Series

Where have the last six years gone? Yes, this just about sums up the enormous chunk in my life I dedicated to writing a decade spanning romantic British thriller series, titled ‘Same Face Different Place’ BUT I have to say, … Continue reading

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