Does Anyone Else Have a Permanent Case of the Munchies?

I’m sorry, you probably don’t want to hear about my two month long attack of the munchies. But because my blog is about what a creative writer does when they’re not creative writing, well I thought I’d share. I am permanently eating! I’m used to sitting at my desk all day with eating patterns that range […]

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Competition News ! ! ! Brit Writers’ Award 2010

Hi All I’m through to the 3rd round! ! ! Again, I am utterly surprised that I’ve made it through. Out of over 21,000 entries my poetry collection “We Live, We Love, We Lose” is in the last 1,500 entries that are left across the 9 categories. There 1 more round of judging before the […]

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Erin’s Book Shelf: Where Forever Begins… By Lanetta J Sprott

I take great pleasure in introducing you to Jane Dodson and Thomas Flynn from Lanetta J. Sprott’s historical romance Where Forever Begins. Jane is a twenty three years old school teacher from Magnolia. Her father, along with her mother, runs the local store and her sister is married to Samuel Cox, a local bespoke carpenter. […]

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One Day I’ll Write A Novel …

Imagine you’re standing in front of a mirror. C’mon indulge me for a second … you’ll see where I’m going with this soon enough… I would tell you to close your eyes but theres an obvious problem here… you can’t read this with your eyes closed, hahaha! So where was I? …Oh yes! You’re standing in […]

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Competition Updates – Brit Writers Awards 2010

Hi All, Back in February I entered a collection of five poems into the Brit Writers’ Awards Unpublished 2010. The collection is called “We Live, We Love, We Lose” and begins with the inspirational poem Only You, then the life poem Insomnia, and the two love poems The Crush, You Won’t See Me Cry, and finanlly the poem […]

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YAY I’m writing again!

My week started with the first chapter in Life’s A Ball?’s taking a dramatic twist … the male lead Adam was about to say something incredibly profound … its such a shame I wasn’t able to hear him. The muse’s return was only brief and now I’m back to playing with my website. If you haven’t checked […]

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Fictionworld

Everyone has somewhere … a place where you don’t have to travel far to go. A place that relaxes you. Its a place that no matter what is happening around you, good bad or ugly, you can escape and find yourself lost in it’s calming peace and serenity. For an artist a simple brush stroke may take hours. For […]

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Gorgeous As Always & To Be As Big As Mama

The Unknown Ending was about how I felt during the last twelve months of my grandmother’s life. She bounced back from the edge three times in that year and I never really knew whether “this was it”. No one did. When my grandmother passed away earlier this year, once again I turned to my poetry to express […]

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Maybe Fairytale Don’t Come True!

Several years ago I returned to college to complete my A Levels. I work full time and I chose to study full time. It was the hardest thing I have ever had to do and I looked towards my loved ones whenever I needed a confidence boost. The responses I got were not inspiring nor were they what I needed […]

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CHECK OUT MY NEW LOOK ! ! !

What do you get if you cross an author, photosensitivity, and an absent muse? A new website! On the morning of Feb 1st I woke up with the most excruciating migraine I’ve ever experienced in my life! My attempt to attend the 9-5 ended at 8:55 when I walk into the office, turned around and […]

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