events, romance, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

The RoNA awards 2017

Last night, I made my way to London Town for the Romantic Novelists' Association Awards as my novel The Second Love Of My Life was on the shortlist for the Contemporary Romance award.  Here are all the books in my category:     The professional photos with the other nominees:       Obligatory pre-event selfie:   … Continue reading The RoNA awards 2017

Books, bookshops, events, The Second Love Of My Life

Meeting Readers Is My New Favourite Thing

This week, I took part in my first ever author event! I joined authors Sheila O'Flanagan and Jo Thomas at Foyles in Birmingham. Here we are waiting to go on ...    We started the evening with each of us saying a few words about our books and then we did a short reading. It… Continue reading Meeting Readers Is My New Favourite Thing

Love, Special Days

Valentine’s Day Survival Guide

Okay so V Day is here and for a single lady, there are 2 options - curl under your duvet and cry whilst clutching a box of choccies and watching a sob fest romance film, OR push your shoulders back, lift that chin high and not worry you don't have someone to make a fuss of… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Survival Guide