Wasted Emotions for Writers

We are all plagued by wasted emotions in our everyday lives; worrying about tomorrow, worrying if we fit in, etc. But as a writer, we have added concerns, which are equally a waste… Continue reading

Inspiration for Female Characters

I have often been asked who inspired the characters DI Eva Wednesday and her half-sister Scarlett Willow. As, I suspect, with most authors, they are a figment of my imagination, forged by the… Continue reading

Writing Retreat in Cornwall

It’s time to take a romantic break… Dark corners, secluded spaces, candlelit dinners, romantic countryside and an intimate stroll along the shoreline. You can enjoy all of this and more, hand in hand with your one true love… Continue reading

They Say I’m Doing Well

This is my contribution to the anthology in aid of the mental health charity Mind. If the links don’t display here, please see my author page on Facebook for the JustGiving page –… Continue reading

They Say I’m Doing Well.

Sarah Michelle Lynch asked over 30 writers to join her in raising awareness and money for the mental health charity Mind, a great cause which the upcoming Leeds Author Event is supporting on… Continue reading

Sitting Down to Write

Yes readers, I occasionally fall asleep whilst writing – the greatest procrastination of all!   Thinking about this subject, I realise that I have a massive list of what not to do whilst… Continue reading