Category Archives: Writing

Has COVID-19 changed our Behaviour?

There is no doubt the coronavirus pandemic has altered our lives. Celebrating New Year 2020, who would have thought in the space of a few months there would be mass panic followed by three months of lockdown. But since the … Continue reading

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Entering the Final Phase of a #WIP

It’s been a while since I mentioned writing, especially my current work in progress (WIP). This standalone novel is a psychological thriller set in 2015 located in my home county of Sussex. Sadly my writing took a nose dive in … Continue reading

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Coming Out of #UKLockdown

What’s been happening with UK Lockdown? 24.6.2020 Well, it’s been 3 months but some of us were getting quite used to this new way of life. Piece by Piece however, the Government started lifting some of the restrictions and by … Continue reading

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Tales from UK Lockdown: Week 10

Adjusting to a Different World 26.5.2020 So we’ve been in lockdown for over 2 months but now the government have eased restrictions a little, I wonder if life can ever truly go back to how it was. Despite the negative … Continue reading

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Guest Post with Julia Firlotte My author journey

With the launch of her debut novel, ‘Trust In You,’ I am really excited to invite Julia Firlotte to my blog, to talk about her author’s journey. Julia is a local writer who I met last summer, at the Gribble … Continue reading

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From Life Changing Fears to Simple Pleasures

28.03.2020: Today feels strange. Was it a week ago Mum and I were enjoying a walk around West Dean Gardens? With fear of the coronavirus spreading, they shut the shop and café but kept the gardens open for visitors to … Continue reading

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#Giveaway #Audible #Promotion for St Patrick’s Day

As coronavirus sweeps the globe, the Irish government has called on pubs and bars to close from Sunday to help tackle the spread. The closures, (which came into effect at midnight on Sunday), were announced ahead of St Patrick’s Day, … Continue reading

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Guest Post with Patricia M Osborne

Choosing a Title/Writing a Blurb Today it is my pleasure to have author Patricia Osborne as a guest on my blog. As part of our author’s networking group, she is our ‘Chindi Author of the Week’ which happens to coincide … Continue reading

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Passing on the Sunshine

With a Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination With gale force winds, persistent rain and floods in parts of the country, which show no signs of abating, the need for dry weather and sunshine must be high of everyone’s list of priorities … Continue reading

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When does a #book resonate with you?

I am a writer but a reader too. Reading brings me so much pleasure it got me thinking about what I look for in a novel. There are many great writers out there but reading is subjective (a little like … Continue reading

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