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New fiction

Here are two extracts from one of my current works-in-progress. This tale is presented in short seasonal snippets; these two are winter and summer. What do you think? Robin   ‘Look, Lily! A robin – can you see him?’ Edith … Continue reading

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Time flies … !

It’s been ten months since my last update! In the intervening months I have – acquired a new tattoo visited Glasgow twice stayed overnight at the very beautiful Gladstone’s Library revisited my youth at a Squeeze concert enjoyed a local … Continue reading

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How EU VAT changes affect eBook pricing

I received an email from Kindle Direct Publishing last week, with regards to the new eBook pricing system which will be introduced from 1 January 2015. The gist of it is that VAT will be included in the sale price … Continue reading

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It’s official! I’m a Writer of Wales!

Mae’n swyddogol! Awdur Cymraes ydw i!* Literature Wales is the national organisation responsible for developing and promoting literature. It is made up of Yr Academi Gymreig / The Welsh Academy, which is the Society for Writers of Wales, and Tŷ … Continue reading

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Tictail app – shopping on the go!

Today, I’m sharing some great news, received by email this afternoon – my Tictail store New Beginnings is now available via the Tictail app! The Tictail app gives you a wide range of shopping opportunities at your fingertips (including my … Continue reading

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Book blogs

It’s link-sharing time again, and for this update I’ve collected links to a variety of blogs about books. They’re mostly review blogs, but it’s an eclectic little mix so hopefully there will be something for everyone – readers, writers, bloggers, … Continue reading

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Tasha’s story – the next chapter

Thanks to an out-of-the-blue email proposition, I’m experimenting with a completely new way of writing. New for me, I mean. I’ve been working intermittently on books four and five for some time, jotting down bits and bobs as they occur … Continue reading

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Writing and Learning: websites to explore

Every now and then, I like to share links to websites that I’ve enjoyed in the hope that others will find something useful, informative, and / or entertaining. These are the sites that I’ve recently added to my bookmarks: The … Continue reading

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The WoMentoring Project

Reblogged from The WoMentoring Project Welcome to The WoMentoring Project   The WoMentoring Project exists to offer free mentoring by professional literary women to talented up and coming female writers who would otherwise find it difficult to access similar opportunities. The … Continue reading

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Too British for my own good?

I’ve reached a rather devastating conclusion this evening: I’m far too British for my own good. I’m modest. I can’t confidently identify any brass instrument, so how can I possibly blow my own trumpet? Followers will know that my Twitter … Continue reading

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