Broken Bonds Author Talk and Signing at Waterstones Wrexham

I had a fantastic day at Waterstones in Wrexham talking about and doing readings from my second novel, Broken Bonds. Thanks to all those who came to listen; you made it such a fantastic experience. If you missed it, here are a few snaps 🙂      

From Writing to Binding…….Books, That Is!

When I heard that my good friends Phil and Cath were going on a book-binding course, I fell over myself in asking if I could tag along and I'm so glad I did. As most of you will know, I am rather odd and I hold my hands up to having a serious fetish for … Continue reading From Writing to Binding…….Books, That Is!

Floga With Flossie Launch

I had a fabulous afternoon supporting fellow author Jude Lennon as she launched her new children's book, Floga with Flossie. As I am a yoga teacher, Jude asked me if I'd come along and do a little demo after her reading. I was more than happy to oblige and even had a couple of willing … Continue reading Floga With Flossie Launch

In the Steps of Hemingway

We all have places we long to go in the world; places friends have visited; places told to us by strangers; places that are part of family tradition; places revealed to us in films; places glimpsed on TV; places made famous by a celebrity; places made infamous by a legend. It was the latter for … Continue reading In the Steps of Hemingway

CofW Writers’ Group Meeting

What a fab day at this month's meeting. Lots of great workshops and advice and a record attendance. I even delivered my first workshop - Planning Your Plot - which was extremely well received! We then had a battle of the genres, where horror went up against sci-fi, historical fiction and children's. HORROR WON!! I … Continue reading CofW Writers’ Group Meeting

My Short Story ‘Two Days’ Wins First Prize at Wrexham’s Carnival of Words 2017

How excited am I to announce that my short story 'Two Days' won the top prize at the Carnival of Words on 1 May. I am absolutely over the moon and got to hear AD Garrett read it out loud too! What's tickling my writing pals is that 'Two Days' is a story of passion … Continue reading My Short Story ‘Two Days’ Wins First Prize at Wrexham’s Carnival of Words 2017

Promoting Broken Bonds at the New Voices Event at Wrexham’s Carnival of Words 2017

I got invited to present my second novel, Broken Bonds, at the New Voices event at Wrexham's Carnival of Words on 1 May. The event was hosted by crime writer AD Garrett and I had a grilling off her, after my reading, in the Q&A session. Apparently, I fielded her questions like a pro! The … Continue reading Promoting Broken Bonds at the New Voices Event at Wrexham’s Carnival of Words 2017

Meeting a Host of Fabulous Authors at this Year’s Carnival of Words in Wrexham

Wrexham's Carnival of Words 2017 has just finished and I got the chance to meet and chat with some fabulous authors, some of whom you'll know and some you won't. Check out my photos below: Meeting and chatting with Chocolat author, Joanne Harris before her inspiring talk:    A very interesting talk by DC Lisa … Continue reading Meeting a Host of Fabulous Authors at this Year’s Carnival of Words in Wrexham