Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

Yes, that's me looking somewhat bedraggled after taking the dogs out for a walk this morning at our local park. Boy was it windy and a bit wet. As I write this, the wind and rain are rattling against the windows. It's really cold outside and I am glad I am inside in the warmth. … Continue reading Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

Wham! A New Book, A Discovery of Witches and a Night Next Door

   Hi! How are you all? Hope you've had a great week.  Mine has been extremely busy which has left me really tired this week and feeling under the weather. However, I did get a lot done. Announcing my next book!!! My next book is called Everything She Wants (the book with the working … Continue reading Wham! A New Book, A Discovery of Witches and a Night Next Door

A broken hand, Dusting is out and Apple Pie

Hello everyone, how are you all? Hope you are all well and had a good day today. I had the best day I've had this week, but more on that in a minute. Do you like the image above? Well, I happened to be scrolling through a free image site and stumbled across some lovely … Continue reading A broken hand, Dusting is out and Apple Pie

How I Make Myself Write Every Day, Fife and Indiana Jones

Hello, how have you been? Hope you are all well. It's been a busy old time for me lately. I've been battering away at the old laptop like typing was going out of fashion and I'm now nearly 20,000 words into a new young adult book I'm writing. I am so loving it. Eventually, I … Continue reading How I Make Myself Write Every Day, Fife and Indiana Jones

Get free books, new FB page, my boards on Pinterest and much more!

The weather is so miserable and cold today that I have decided we need something to cheer us all up. So, throughout this post I have put in pics of cute animals. You are welcome. Okay, the news from me this week. Well it's been pretty exciting recently. I have been working a lot on … Continue reading Get free books, new FB page, my boards on Pinterest and much more!

Join my Readers’ Team for Free Early Copies of My Book and Other Stuff

** Well, hello, how are you? All well I hope. I haven't written a long post for a wee while and it's because I have been really busy writing, doing repair jobs around the house (they are never ending), decorating my bedroom (pale blue, it's lovely) and preparing for a small house party last weekend. … Continue reading Join my Readers’ Team for Free Early Copies of My Book and Other Stuff

Mamma Mia! There’s lots about dogs in this blog post

  Hello, hello. How are you? What have you been doing this week Hope all is well with you all. I had a pretty busy week last week, but it's been great. Okay, so, here's a quick rundown of what we've been up to: I continued editing my second edit of Dusting Down Alcudia. I … Continue reading Mamma Mia! There’s lots about dogs in this blog post

The Incredibles, True Blood and Celebrating a 90th birthday

Well it's been a very busy week this week at Nelson Towers! We've been to the pictures, went out for lunch (twice), visited a well-known Glasgow museum and helped my father-in-law celebrate his 90th birthday (Happy Birthday!). Plus have been knitting whilst binge-watching Foyle's War (love that series, can't think why I never got into … Continue reading The Incredibles, True Blood and Celebrating a 90th birthday

Writing, Sookie Stackhouse and the Southern Vampires

I don't know what's happening to me today. It's 7.35pm and I have been chasing my tail all day. I got up later than I normally would and I've been trying to catch up with myself ever since. It's weird how being an hour later in your schedule can knock you off your stride. Sigh. … Continue reading Writing, Sookie Stackhouse and the Southern Vampires

A small death and some great books on writing

It is with mixed feelings that I announce the passing of our guinea pig, Sam. Mixed because I was quite fond of the wee guy and am a little sad. However, being the sole caretaker and shoveler of his poo, I will not miss having to clean him out. RIP Sam...you were a good piggy, … Continue reading A small death and some great books on writing