Kiara Only Has One Eye

Kiara and I go way back. Way before I met Paul. I was sixteen when we met. It was after my granddad had passed away, only the second experience of death I’d ever had and within a year of losing my grandma too. So there I was at my Dad’s house playing with all the […]

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Book of the Month: Partners by Nora Roberts

Since my sister and my best friend have been reading my novels they’ve been telling me how fabulous Nora Roberts is. My sister is more into the J.D Robb novels but isn’t she the same writer after all? I don’t think theres anyone else’s novels I actively see when I’m out and about. Now I don’t […]

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Germany 4 – 1 England – An Overenthuastic Underdog’s Story.

What kind of a football fan would I be if I at least didn’t mention the biggest football competition in the world? I admit that I couldn’t bear to see the score line (Germany 2-0 England) at 33 minutes and escaped into my writing space to block out the impending doom. Only to rush back […]

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Competition New Updates – BWA Unpublished 2010

Well I finally learned my fate with the Brit Writers Award Unpublished 2010. I fell at the last fence and didnt make the final. While yes I am gutted about this, I am incredibly inspired to continue to enter competitions as this was the first competition I have entered and due to the fierce competition […]

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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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