advice, inspiration, Video

CREATE a VISION BOARD for 2021

I decided for the first time to create a vision board so I can visualise and hopefully achieve all my goals for 2021. I decided to make a digital one as I open my laptop every day and it will be something inspiring and motivating to look at whenever I work. I made a video… Continue reading CREATE a VISION BOARD for 2021

inspiration, Musings

How to review 2020

I hope you all had a lovely Christmas! I'm back with a new YouYube video for you guys. I asked on Instagram if people would like a video reviewing 2020 as positively as we can and my followers voted yes so I've tried my best. There are three exercises that I'd love you to join… Continue reading How to review 2020

My fave things, Video

Monthly favourites: August

Hi everyone! I just posted a new video on my YouTube channel featuring my favourite things in fashion, beauty, home and entertainment from August. Including this pink blazer! I really hope you'll enjoy watching. Please let me know your favourites in the comments too! xxx https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JidSVl0IZbI

Video, Writing

How I write 4,000 words a day

How do I write 4,000 words a day?! I made a video to you behind-the-scenes of writing my books, my writing desk and routine, my top tips for being productive either writing or working-from-home in general, and finding out what routine would work for you. I hope it inspires you, gives you some tips and… Continue reading How I write 4,000 words a day

Writing

My First Three Months as a Full-time Author

When I handed in my notice for my part-time job as a Waterstones bookseller, I had no idea that I wouldn't work my final week in my bookshop, nor would I get to say goodbye to colleagues over leaving drinks because during that final week, all non-essential shops were closed by the Government as the… Continue reading My First Three Months as a Full-time Author

Coming Home to Glendale Hall

When your book is published

So, this week my novel Coming Home to Glendale Hall was published! Publication week is always a haze of excitement, nerves, and checking your phone so much you end up RSI!  I've been thrilled though with the early positive reviews and the supportive messages I've had on social media, and I'm hoping it moves up… Continue reading When your book is published

Books, inspiration, summer at the kindness cafe, The Second Love Of My Life, Writing

How to Create a Fictional Town

I've noticed that a lot of my readers, in their reviews and messages to me, mention the settings of my novels and they wish they were real places. So I thought it would be interesting to talk about how I create the settings of my novels. Littlewood in my new novel is shown on the… Continue reading How to Create a Fictional Town

getting published, inspiration, interviews, Writing

The Worried Writer Ep#42: Victoria Walters ‘There Was A Lot of Rejection’ — The Worried Writer

My guest today is author and blogger, Victoria Walters. Her debut novel, The Second Love of my Life, saw Victoria labeled an ‘Amazon Rising Star’ and was called ‘Brilliant and superior women’s fiction’ by… 912 more words via The Worried Writer Ep#42: Victoria Walters ‘There Was A Lot of Rejection’ — The Worried Writer