collaborations, Friendship, lockdown, Motivation, self-published, writing groups

Working together during lockdown

So, this month I’m delighted to share that I will have another book published! ((Show off)) Now, I cannot claim the full word count as this has been another collaborative project with my writing group. Last year we published a book, Burning Old School Ties. This new book has been written by a coven of… Continue reading Working together during lockdown

Holidays, Lone Working, Rejection, Uncategorized

Lone working, meetings, rejections, holidays and fitting life in!

Because sometimes you have to take in the view... take a deep breath and relax... Lone working, a meeting of friends, rejections, holidays and fitting life in! The last month has been a bit of a rollercoaster ((here we go again… wait while I set up an orchestra of tiny violins)) The new year resolutions… Continue reading Lone working, meetings, rejections, holidays and fitting life in!

Am writing, NaNo, Rejection, Uncategorized

Rejection, NaNo, interviews and inspiration…

Rejection, rejection, oh wait.. maybe, no rejection…. NaNo and working Well this week I went for my first interview in over a decade ((wow you’re well old!)) to cut a long story short as I’ve spoken about this before. I worked in a Library for 11yrs, made redundant end of July then spent Sep and… Continue reading Rejection, NaNo, interviews and inspiration…

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Feelings, books, writing & networking

Happy Friday everyone. There are a few new people that have followed my  blog recently - thanks, hope you enjoy my musings - so thought I would just do a little round up about what its all about... Well this week has been a funny old week. On Tuesday it would have been my first… Continue reading Feelings, books, writing & networking


A Writers Life – Day two

Day two in my new life as an aspiring 'out of work' author, I won't despair just yet - only been unemployed for a few days lol. You will pleased to know that I have managed to keep my caffeine intake to only three cups. It is a constant struggle... On the subject of caffeine.… Continue reading A Writers Life – Day two