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Tuesday Temptations…

Well, I’ve made progress on Oath of God and can happily confirm a publication of 2017, my deadline is end of April, but then there’s proofreading, editing and formatting to do! Not to mention, the gruelling process of writing out the final blurb for the back cover and sorting out Createspace for the paperback version,… Continue reading Tuesday Temptations…

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Diagnosis v Determination

It’ll be almost three years since I had my first MRI to find out why I was in such agony with my back and why it felt like I had a jagged steel rid shoved inside my leg! Turns out, I had a large, ruptured prolapse and it required surgery…So, in 2014 I had my first… Continue reading Diagnosis v Determination

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Promotions and Promises…

COUNTDOWN DEALS AND FREE PROMOS Ok, here goes…I’ve got three deals starting on Friday 24th February-Saturday 25th Febraury 2017, this is for Sorceress of Demon’s Wood (ebook-short story), Vastian Lore (ebook-paperback-novella), and finally, Iron Blood (ebook-short story). For the short stories, I’m running a free promotion and for the novella, which will be for ebook only,… Continue reading Promotions and Promises…

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Complexities of Writing a Novel…

Ok, so I’ve written several short stories, a few first drafts and a novella, which I published through Createspace and Amazon. Writing a novella wasn’t as easy as I thought it would be. Detail is still detail… Once, Vastian Lore was edited I began to realise how I lacked in the description stakes. I did… Continue reading Complexities of Writing a Novel…

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Wednesday Wrangles…

WRITING AND WIP’S So…Here goes…The writing endeavor is going well, for a change! I’ve made progress with Oath of God, with the main plot, sub-plots and general theme of the book. I’ve got my mojo back, basically, I can actually concentrate enough that I can get some serious work done. I’m aiming for a target of at… Continue reading Wednesday Wrangles…

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Enjoying The Writing!

Hey there!! Apologies for the lack of regular posting, but it’s been quite hectic here!! More than usual, actually. A couple of weeks ago we went out to visit friends and got a text from our eldest son, who basically sent an SOS as the kitchen sink had ‘burst’. When my husband rushed back, he… Continue reading Enjoying The Writing!

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Progress…Of A Sort…

Well, long time, no posting! Funny how time can just race past and yet another month has ended and we’re in November. Unlike other, braver souls, I’m not attempting NaNoWriMo! I don’t think I could give the commitment such a project requires. Not at the moment, anyway. On a more positive note, I’ve actually managed… Continue reading Progress…Of A Sort…