The thing I do for nobody else but me, until it’s done

Above: My flowerbed fantasy – Botanical Gardens, Nantes This is a post I’m writing for myself, but you’re welcome to read it. It’s possibly about gardening – which I’m not great at – but it could equally be about a book. All I had was a germ of an idea. I didn’t have a ‘story to […]

I have two days to finish the October 10k writing challenge!

This past month I have participated in a 10,000 word writing challenge but now there are only two days left and I have just under a thousand words words to write. So that’s grand then, except it’s midterm break which probably means the dialogue in my story over the next two days will be slightly garbled […]

Just a quick Hello and Update

~Affiliate links – my full disclosure policy can be found here~ To all my lovely WordPress friends and those amazing people who have signed up to follow my blog via e-mail, I just want to say a huge thank you. I have spent some time updating and transferring my site on to SiteGround and changed […]

Moving a mountain one coffee spoon at a time.

I have just finished writing Chapter Ten. Progress is achingly slow, I have a hundred little distractions (like this, and I need a cuppa coffee). Yesterday it took me from 12pm til 6pm to sit still long enough in order to type a meaningful sentence. How do people write huge volumes? I feel like the […]