book review, Books, getting published, interviews, Writing

Meet The Authors: Isabelle Broom, Lisa Dickenson and Victoria Walters

When I discovered that Isabelle Broom, Lisa Dickenson and I were all releasing our latest novels one week today, I thought I would seize the opportunity to put together a Q and A with the three of us. We're going to talk all about books, writing and what inspires us, and tell you all about… Continue reading Meet The Authors: Isabelle Broom, Lisa Dickenson and Victoria Walters

Books, cover reveal, Fiction, Writing

Summer at the Kindness Cafe

I'm thrilled to announce that my four-part serial Random Acts Of Kindness is being published all together in one book with a new name and a gorgeous cover! You can pre-order the eBook now for just £2.99 (the paperback will follow next year) HERE 'Be kind to yourself and snuggle up with this treat! Summer… Continue reading Summer at the Kindness Cafe

Books, Love, random acts of kindness, Writing

Random Acts Of Kindness: The Full Story

Today, the final instalment of my four-part women's fiction serial Random Acts Of Kindness is published! You can now read the FULL story hurrah! All four-parts are available to download on Amazon, iBooks and Kobo. Here's what the story is all about: Welcome to Littlewood, a small town community with a big heart... Abbie has… Continue reading Random Acts Of Kindness: The Full Story

Fiction, inspiration, Musings, Writing

How Do You Choose How To Tell A Story?

Once you have an idea for story, the next step is to decide how you're going to tell that story. I've ended up using two very different ways of telling a story for my first two novels. The Second Love Of My Life, which was published last year is written from the first person perspective… Continue reading How Do You Choose How To Tell A Story?

Books, Fiction, getting published, romance, Special Days, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

Happy Bookiversary To Me! 

   My debut novel The Second Love Of My Life was first published here in the UK a year ago today! It was a dream come true to hold the book in my hands and see it on the book shelves. And it still is. I still receive messages from readers who have enjoyed the… Continue reading Happy Bookiversary To Me! 

Books, inspiration, My fave things, The Second Love Of My Life

My Favourite Feel-good Fiction 

When you are nervous to switch on the news because the whole world seems to be descending into chaos, fiction becomes an escape route, you get to enter into different worlds from your own and lose yourself in someone else's story which naturally has a happy ending.  We could all probably do with a bit… Continue reading My Favourite Feel-good Fiction 

Books, Fiction, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

Cover Refresh

I'm so excited to share the refreshed cover for The Second Love Of My Life! The cover is so gorgeous and is now topped off with a wonderful recommendation from author Giovanna Fletcher.    There is just over a month to go until the official publication date of 7th April!     You can pre-order already… Continue reading Cover Refresh

Books, Fiction, getting published, The Second Love Of My Life, The Summer I Met You

Journey to publication (part 4)

We are now in publication year hurrah!! We are getting very close now guys *nervous excited nervous excited face* 2016 started on a really high note as The Second Love Of My Life was featured in Heat magazine as one of the books of the year to look out for. To say I was over… Continue reading Journey to publication (part 4)