I had a great time on Saturday meeting new people and immersing myself in the enormous local writing talent in Oswestry. In case you missed it, here are a few snaps 🙂
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 🙂
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!
The show which leads you through the veil that separates this world from the next. Come and join myself and Gwyneth Marshman as we talk about all things horror, supernatural, strange and downright weird on our fortnightly 9pm slot on Calon fm.
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
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
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
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
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
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