When I’ve forgotten you, don’t forget me, Keep me alive, in your memories. I won’t look different, that will stay the same, But I might look at you and not remember your name. I’m still here inside, I’m just living a different life, You might think I’m gone, but parts of me survive. Time will … Continue reading A Poem for Dementia
How much can one girl endure before she is forced to make a choice?Poppy wants more from life but, growing up in a reinstated workhouse, she knows better than to dream. A chance meeting after a misguided choice could change everything, if only she would let it. Torn between love and security, what happens next … Continue reading New novel ‘Welcome to the Twist’
I realised the other day that I've been writing this blog for over two years now. Not always consistently, and not always well! But I've enjoyed having somewhere to write down my thoughts, my ideas, my grievances! When I began I was unsure whether I would continue with it, I wondered how long I would … Continue reading My favourite posts!
So, I've been pretty absent from the blogging world for a while now, in fact I've been pretty absent from most things lately! I've written before about having Ulcerative Colitis and, well, it flared once again...what joy. While waiting for treatment I retreated from anything that involved being fully awake or having a substantial amount … Continue reading Life and Writing Update
Welcome back to another week of mostly procrastination! I should be much, much further along by now... I'm currently still working on my mostly finished YA novel which I'm hoping to publish soon. I decided this time not to set myself a deadline because as Twenty One Pilots would say 'I do not have writer's … Continue reading Weekly Wrap Up 07/04/17
Welcome back to another week of me rambling about my writing and other pursuits! So I started the week creating my author page on Facebook. On there you can find links to my novels, blog and Goodreads, all in one place! It was an odd feeling, advertising myself as an author, strangely I'm yet to … Continue reading Weekly Wrap Up 31/03/17
So, I have this habit of thinking about something and then, well, doing it without actually finishing my thought. So while still considering whether to start a Facebook author page, I just went ahead and did it! On it I will of course be sharing and advertising my novels on Amazon as well as sharing … Continue reading Author on Facebook and Goodreads!
Welcome to week 7! Yes, I know, what happened to week 6? Well, I've been pretty ill the past two weeks sadly, the kind of ill when your brain just won't function long enough to do anything constructive. This week however, I'm feeling much better, despite my anaemia which I'll be needing an iron infusion … Continue reading My Writing Journey – Week 7
Welcome back to my journey! It feels like we've come so far already, doesn't it? I'm going to start this post by telling you something that, in all of the excitement of last week, I forgot to mention. I broke my mug! Let me give you some context. I've had this mug for about five … Continue reading My Writing Journey – Week 5
Final word count - 76,528 Well, I've done it, I've literally just finished my final edit. Though I can already feel the need to read it through again! I used tips I had previously picked up, I changed the font and size of my novel before editing hoping a fresh perspective would highlight my mistakes. … Continue reading My Writing Journey – Week 4