Sunday Morning Catch-up

Happy Mother’s Day. We had a lovely day yesterday looking at a few potential wedding venues. This mother’s day and this week are going to be tough, but there are happy times on the horizon. I’m looking forward to my mum being there at my side as we choose dresses and plan the day. There […]

Foyles New Writers’ Evening February 2016

I’ve been to a couple of new writer events at Foyles now and they’re always a really wonderful night. This time I hadn’t had a chance to read up on who the authors were or even their genre. All three books were connected by the research and soul that went into the books, it seemed […]

New Year Book Resolutions

1). Read widely and read lots. There’s nothing like learning how to write better by reading the wonderful work already written by others. And there’s nothing like imaginary worlds to both escape the real world and make sense of it! 2). Think about what I’ve read – write a post about it! Reflecting on what […]

The Misty Island – Skye

I love Scotland. Mountains and lochs, rugged landscapes, remote locations. The perfect silence that’s rest for your ears and your soul, when you can hear only your breath as you walk. A place for your mind to rest and when your mind is at rest, your imagination can wander—to me Scotland is a place of […]