Category Archives: Writing

A-Z of Fictional Characters: O is for Olwyn

I’ve had a block on this blogging thread as I couldn’t think of a character starting with ‘O’. (Ok, so there’s Othello and Ophelia, but I didn’t fancy writing about them. In fact now that I’ve written this I’m sure … Continue reading

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Time for a change…

I spent a lot of time last year (and the year before), submitting, re-writing and again submitting The Merewoods Witches to various agents and competitions. I got a couple of ‘nearlys’. But nearly isn’t good enough, and yesterday I found … Continue reading

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Review of the year

A few times this year I’ve mentioned things I’ve been about to do, but not followed up with the results, so here’s my review of what I’ve been up to in 2019. This year I… Submitted my novel to 11 … Continue reading

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IWSG Nov:

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Sadira Stone, Patricia … Continue reading

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IWSG Oct: Should writers read?

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Ronel Janse van … Continue reading

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#IWSG September: Upping my game?

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Gwen Gardner, Doreen … Continue reading

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#IWSG August: Does your writing take you by surprise?

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Renee Scattergood, Sadira … Continue reading

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#IWSG July: Do you share your (ahem) superpowers with your characters?

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Erika Beebe, Natalie … Continue reading

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#IWSG April: Stop looking that gift horse in the mouth

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; J.H. Moncrieff,Natalie Aguirre,Patsy … Continue reading

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#IWSG March: The importance of names!

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to share our hopes, dreams and fears with the Insecure Writers Support Group, the brainchild of Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, and this month’s hosts are; Fundy Blue, Beverly … Continue reading

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