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SMART – A Tale of Publication

SMART – A Tale of Publication

February 27, 2014

I thought other writers might find it useful to read about what happens on the o …

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A Writing Lesson from…..ITV!

A Writing Lesson from…..ITV!

January 12, 2013

I was lucky enough to be asked down to Elstree Studios on Sunday 6th January for …

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Hurrah for Fab Friday & Super Saturday […shame about the silly hat]

Hurrah for Fab Friday & Super Saturday […shame about the silly hat]

November 24, 2012

Yesterday, far from being Black Friday, shall go down in my personal history as …

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Academia, Audits and Publishers – Welcome to my World

Academia, Audits and Publishers – Welcome to my World

October 17, 2012

Well, it’s truly been a fantastic week for good news. I found out today I have p …

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How I got my Agent

How I got my Agent

June 20, 2012

I wanted to document my incredible journey to find agent representation, as I al …

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Victorian Slums and Cocktails…agenda for a London trip.

Victorian Slums and Cocktails…agenda for a London trip.

April 11, 2012

I’ve been doing a bit of research about life in Victorian London for my final MA …

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Quick…someone hide the ducking stool!

Quick…someone hide the ducking stool!

September 27, 2011

Although I haven’t closely followed the Amanda Knox trial, I have certainly beco …

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Theakston’s Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival 2011, Harrogate

Theakston’s Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival 2011, Harrogate

July 23, 2011

I’ve just returned from two great days at the Harrogate Crime Festival.  For the …

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Mystery Women Short Story Competition

Mystery Women Short Story Competition

July 22, 2011

I was delighted to learn that my short story ‘A Helping Hand’ has been placed se …

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ROOM by Emma Donoghue

ROOM by Emma Donoghue

November 7, 2010

BOOK REVIEW ROOM by Emma Donoghue Booker Shortlist 2010 Donoghue herself admits …

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