Am writing, Cover Reveal, Holidays, publishing, Uncategorized, writing

Happiness, tears, good days and bad days… the life of an author…

Before I start waffling, the picture attached to my blog is the cover reveal for A Christmas Wish, which has found a new home with @sagafiction I love the cover and I'm very excited about my novella being published in August! Well, last month, was a month, and in true ‘life can never be predicted’ most… Continue reading Happiness, tears, good days and bad days… the life of an author…

book, Cover Reveal, editing, indieauthors, NaNoWriMo, publishing, Uncategorized

I’ve published my book! The costs and road to publication…

Firstly, I’ve finally published my fantasy book. Hurrah! It’s been a long time coming, but I’m excited to have finally pressed that button. I wrote most of this book during NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) in 2019 and since then it’s been through the usual editing processes. The pandemic has influenced the publication date as… Continue reading I’ve published my book! The costs and road to publication…

Anxiety, Lists, Planning, Time Thief, Uncategorized

Time thieves & Anxiety… Planning can help!

Hi all, hope you’ve had a good few weeks. So, as many of you will know I returned to work last week after a wonderful eight months off writing and then enjoying a bucket list holiday to New Zealand. ((Still laughing at you going back to work)) But, the inevitable happened; I didn’t win the… Continue reading Time thieves & Anxiety… Planning can help!

blogger, short stories, Uncategorized, writing, writing groups

My short story, writing groups and Imps.

Hi all, Hopefully I have re-blogged my short story from the Fosseway Writers blog. I am new to all this blogging and my laptop decided to shut down part way through - just to really annoy me. Computers seem to know when you just want to get on with something and they are just sat… Continue reading My short story, writing groups and Imps.

being a student, courses, editing, short stories, Uncategorized, writing

Online Learning & working holidays on location

Hi all, hope everyone has had a good week and are have not been too cooked in this heat! It's probably not a great time for me to be doing a blog on writing when I haven't actually managed much this week. I am in full on summer holidays and just spent a lovely four… Continue reading Online Learning & working holidays on location