Books, random acts of kindness, Writing

It’s Publication Day, Baby!

Well, that came around quickly, didn't it? I don't think any writer ever enters publication day without a mixture of excitement and nerves, and I am no exception. It's always scary to put your work "out there", hoping that readers will enjoy it and like what you've created. It's terrifying to look at your rankings… Continue reading It’s Publication Day, Baby!

Books, random acts of kindness, Video, Writing

Book Trailer

I'm so excited to share my first ever book trailer created by the talented team at my publishers Simon and Schuster: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvHRF3BpHZo What did you think? Let me know in the comments and any sharing of the video would be much appreciated! I can't believe the book is out in just over a week! Victoria… Continue reading Book Trailer

Books, Musings, random acts of kindness, Writing

How to Write a Serial 

For the first time, this autumn I have been working on a four-part serial called Random Acts Of Kindness. Each part of the story will be released as eBooks, starting on 4 December.  This has been a whole new writing experience for me. Ever since I started writing, I have written a complete story from… Continue reading How to Write a Serial 

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! 

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

inspiration, Musings

How do you put positivity into action? 

This week, my year of positivity has hit shaky ground. Fed up of worrying about health issues and not focusing as much as I wanted to on editing my new book, I've not been in the best frame of mind. I wish I didn't find it so hard to stay positive when weeks go this… Continue reading How do you put positivity into action?