Posted in Miscellaneous

The Fiction Cafe – Writer’s Group 30 Day Writing Challenge

It’s been a while since I last wrote a blog post. The usual reasons – life and work (the day job), no excuses, just facts. But here I am with a little update on my current work in progress (WIP).

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Posted in author, Reviews, writing

Coffee Break Companion – The First 12 Reviews

6 month offerAs my fellow self-published authors will know those first few reviews mean so much to us and I thought it would be nice to share some of the lovely reviews I have received, as the six month anniversary of publication of Coffee Break Companion is next week.

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Posted in author, Guest Blogs, Interviews, publishing, writing

Coffee Break Companion – 6 Month Anniversary Blog Tour


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On 28th August 2018 it will be 6 months since I published Coffee Break Companion. To celebrate I am having a Blog Tour and a Kindle Sale, so if you haven’t got a copy yet you can pick one up for just 0.99 on and  from 28th August to 02 September.  Continue reading “Coffee Break Companion – 6 Month Anniversary Blog Tour”

Posted in Guest Blogs, Health, Interviews, Mental Health, writing

Guest Post – I am made up of seven people by Mel

(The Faces Inside Me, Mel Ryder, 2018)

This week I would like to welcome Mel Ryder to the blog, they’re here to share their story of creativity and Dissociative Identity Disorder.

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Posted in Music, writing

My Writing Playlist

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Do you like to listen to music when you write?

Most of the time I don’t have music on whilst writing, but if I do I like to listen to things that help with inspiration. I have quite an eclectic taste in music, I’m a huge fan of almost anything from the ’80’s but my tastes run wide, from Katy Perry to Slipknot and everything in between. I give each character I write their own soundtrack or album, whether or not that is revealed in the story I am writing.

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