Tag Archives: inspiration

First Month of Lockdown

Trying to Stay Positive 21.4.2020 As Coronavirus spins its deadly web around the globe, I am sat here wondering how some people are handling the different world we live in. Confined to our homes for a month now, I have … 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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Beautiful Spring Sunshine and Fresh Ideas

February has been an unexpected month full of highs and lows Let’s start with the lows. I’ve been shocked to hear sad news from a few friends concerning unforeseen health problems, some life threatening. It makes you realise how temporary … Continue reading

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A Shaggy Dog Story

For something a bit different, I wrote this piece for Good Dog Magazine, an online blog promoted via Twitter. Sadly, they seemed to have disappeared, so I hope they won’t mind if I immortalise our best 4-legged friend on my … Continue reading

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Time for a Break – 11th April 2016

I really feel it is time I published something about progress on my latest book. I don’t want to keep anyone in the dark but it is coming together very nicely. There were times when I experienced moments of panic … Continue reading

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Have a Go: Enter a Short Story Competition – 1st February 2016

2016 kicked off with the first highlight of my writing career. I was picked as a winner for a local short story competition “Write Across Sussex.” It was a wonderful moment and something I never expected. I’ve never entered a short … Continue reading

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Where do I start? – 18th January 2016

I decided to write this post for the benefit of new authors who are thinking of writing a book for the first time with the hope that I can inspire them. I have often been asked this question: I want to write … Continue reading

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