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Book blurb, cake, sale… need i say more?

If my writing careers ends here, at least I got to eat my own book cake 😊 Decided to blog a day early in celebration of getting cake... A night lost to the past is now 99p via Amazon... So, when I’m rich and famous, actually take out the rich because I’m happy to just… Continue reading Book blurb, cake, sale… need i say more?

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Editing your book… a beginner’s guide. Last part of ‘a night lost to the past’

I’M JUMPING OUT OF A PLANE TOMORROW! Now that’s out of the way, onto this week’s blog on editing a book. So, this week I decided to go back through and edit book one. Despite deciding that I’d finished with it; well until a professional gets their hands on it. My main worry has been… Continue reading Editing your book… a beginner’s guide. Last part of ‘a night lost to the past’

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Support Network & Part 5 – Finding Ben

I just wanted to give a little shout out this week to all the people that are supporting me on this amazing journey – it really helps when you are sitting down typing away wondering if your work is any good. Will readers relate to your characters? Have you created a world which someone will… Continue reading Support Network & Part 5 – Finding Ben

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Submissions to book agents & part 4 of the Newark Story

As usual, scroll to the bottom if you just want to read the next instalment.... Wow, is it Friday already! How fast time goes (it does when you’re old!) hey, I’m only 43! (middle-aged, and in the process of a mid-life crisis – tandem skydive – I ask you!!) What’s wrong with that! I’m very… Continue reading Submissions to book agents & part 4 of the Newark Story

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Book Rejection and Part 3 of A Night Lost to the Past; 1644

Rejection… and part three of a night lost to the past: 1644 (scroll down if you don't want to read the blog! I would she's feeling sorry for herself! Wuss!) Well, this week’s blog was going to be about something different, but on Wednesday I received my first rejection letter (How could they reject us… Continue reading Book Rejection and Part 3 of A Night Lost to the Past; 1644

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Feelings, books, writing & networking

Happy Friday everyone. There are a few new people that have followed my  blog recently - thanks, hope you enjoy my musings - so thought I would just do a little round up about what its all about... Well this week has been a funny old week. On Tuesday it would have been my first… Continue reading Feelings, books, writing & networking