Category Archives: Writing

I mean business this time!

Things have been quiet here on the blog recently, but there’s a reason for that. It’s called the school holidays. I realised ahead of time that it would be foolish to think I could concentrate on my novel. That’s not … Continue reading

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#IWSG July: So, what has the IWSG ever done for me?

It’s the first Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time to blog about the Insecure Writers Support Group. You might wonder, sometimes, if the IWSG is for you. There have been times when I have. Why am I bothering? … Continue reading

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The story that could!

A year ago this story was rejected by a different magazine. Since then it has been rejected by others too. My Weekly rejected it initially as well, BUT, the editor told me that although she liked it, it was the … Continue reading

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#IWSG June: Failure IS an option…

…but it’s up to you what you do with it. The first Wednesday of the month is IWSG posting day. (That was yesterday.) As you’ll notice, I failed to post yesterday. I needed to reboot and catch up with some … Continue reading

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A-Z of fictional characters: H is for Harriet

Harriet Stone by Angela Wooldridge. Don’t panic – you didn’t miss anything! Harriet is currently gathering dust on my shelf. I hope to return to her one of these days but I needed to go off and write about other … Continue reading

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#IWSG I can’t believe it’s May already!!?

Yes, it’s the first Wednesday in May, and that means it’s IWSG day. The co-hosts for the May posting of the IWSG are; Nancy Gideon, Tamara Narayan, Liesbet @ Roaming About, Michelle Wallace, and Feather Stone!. Do stop by and … Continue reading

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Making up maps

I’ve been a little slack on the blogging front lately, but that’s because I’ve been concentrating on the writing end of things, so that’s good, right? I’ve been working on my Skye & Poggitt world, and have decided to stick … Continue reading

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