Category Archives: General

Change of Space

My workplace has shifted. Tony will be working based from home in September and I’ve generously given up my study for him. (That sounds posh doesn’t – ‘my study’. It’s actually the spare bedroom, which used to be the bathroom … Continue reading

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Switching your blog from self-hosted to wordpress only – For Dummies!

After 3 years of blogging, I decided to shift from my self-hosted .com site to a free wordpress only site. I had no issues with my hosting provider (Tigertech), but while it was nice to own my domain name, it … Continue reading

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Free 3-day fiction writing mini workshop

Holly Lisle’s How To Think Sideways: Career Survival School for Writers, Class of 2017 opens Tuesday, June 14 at 10 AM. (Eastern Standard Time) Registration is only open for one week, and this is the only time the course will … Continue reading

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IWSG June: Sleeping Beauty and Time Travelling

Today is the first Wednesday of the month, when the… …founded by Alex J Cavanaugh, blog about their hopes, dreams and fears. If you want to join this merry band of writers Click here to add your name to the … Continue reading

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A-Z of Fictional Characters: D is for Dorian

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. It took me ages to come up with a ‘D’. Eventually it came down to Dante or Dorian Gray, and to be honest, I just didn’t feel up to re-reading Inferno again … Continue reading

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Back in the Chair

I’ve been coasting for the last couple of weeks. It’s not like me. Usually I can’t wait to get the pen on the page. A couple of weekends away may have something to do with it. That can affect the … Continue reading

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In which I meet a childhood hero and put my professional knowledge to use

It’s ages since my last post and I missed the IWSG posting for April. I’ve realised that Easter is a busy time for me. I looked back over last year’s blog posts and found a similar gap then too. I … Continue reading

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