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My Weekly Pocket Novel

I’m really excited to be able to report that my first Pocket Novel has been accepted by My Weekly. It’s working title is ‘Girl With Amber Eyes’ but I am fully expecting that they will change the title. This isn’t my first attempt at a Pocket Novel. My first attempt was the story that is […]

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Evesham Festival of Words – Meet Up for Local Writers, Readers, Artists, Song Writers…

The next meeting will be on Wednesday 5th July at Jellypicklejam in Vine Mews.  The meeting is for anyone who is interested in anything creative – and we also welcome readers. (Every writer needs readers!) We start at 10.30 and stay until about midday. The aim is to give people a chance to network, discuss ideas and […]

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Fortune’s Promise – now available in paperback

I am really excited to announce that ‘Fortune’s Promise’ is now available as a paperback. I am so grateful to everyone who downloaded a copy of the ebook and has made this possible. (I had to sell at least 250 copies before Endeavour Press would consider a paperback version). Many thanks also to everyone who […]

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Second Friday Stories – Evesham Festival of Words

The next session will be on Friday 8th September. Further details will be available soon. The idea of these sessions is that people have a chance to meet some of the writers involved, buy their books and ask questions. We are especially keen to help and encourage new writers and nurture local talent. The sessions are […]

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‘Curious Women’ & ‘Journey: from pathways to poems’

My long-awaited second poetry collection ‘Curious Women’ is now available.  The book is dedicated to my two grandmothers and the only great-grandmother I remember. It also commemorates all the women I’ve observed in cafes and other settings and those who have come to me in dreams.  I also include myself under the category of ‘curious.’ (You can take […]

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Happy May Day

Happy May Day! It’s a great time of year to review your writing tools and make new affirmations. If you feel like a book to celebrate with – my latest novel ‘Fortune’s Promise’ is free on Kindle until this Friday (5th).      

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter to everyone! Make this a time for renewing your writing wishes. Plan the next steps on your creative journey. If you have a few spare minutes – make a list. Pick something you can do this week towards a project you have always wanted to do but have, up till now, been too […]

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Writing Success: poetry, flash fiction & short story exercises

This book was published a year ago and is available in both paperback and Kindle versions.  You can buy it using the flash ‘buttons’ on the publications page of my website! “Writing Success” is a useful book for all writers. It encourages you to take the Alice in Wonderland approach – grow your words and […]

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Fortune’s Promise

Really excited that my book is now live on Kindle. I am now praying that people will read and enjoy it – and if possible – leave me a review (preferably a nice one!) As mentioned before, the book (originally entitled ‘Lucinda’s Luck’) has been a long time emerging into the light. The heroine came into […]

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Endeavour Press – New Title – Fortune’s Promise

I am very excited to announce the new title for my Regency Novel.  The novel was originally called ‘Lucinda’s Luck’ but Endeavour Press decided they wanted to go for something that fitted better with their current range of titles. A few people have asked if I’m upset about the change. The answer is – no […]

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