Potholes and Magic Carpets – Review.

4.8/5.0   A very English Tale. Potholes and Magic Carpets by Joy Mutter. I was intrigued with this story, it started off with a story of a man who was only interested in the pleasures in his life, soon moving onto other people who were known to him, the further into this story the more I […]

The Scariest part – Marketing.

So now it’s time to blow your own trumpet, you thought you’d done the hard work in creating your beautiful book but then you realise that if no-one knows about it how can you sell it and get other people to love your baby as much as you do. For me this has been by […]

One of Those Days.

If you follow this blog you’ll know exactly how I feel about graphics, but it’s come around to that time again… trying to come up with cover ideas for ‘After The Light, After The Love’ . Today I threw myself into it, determined to come up with some ideas… I am stumped… I’ll try again […]

Everyone’s a Writer, what else do you do?

Why do we choose to write, it’s not easy or glamorous, it eats our time and makes our families suddenly have to fend for themselves as we’re wrapped up in grammar, spelling, research, formatting, design, graphics, publicity and accountancy. We tie ourselves into a fantasy world and push away reality… why? It’s hard work, I […]

Last Read Through… maybe.

Up early and on with the final read through of book 3 (Yes, yes I know… the title? I’m getting there). It’s lovely to get to this stage, I get to start thinking about cover designs and release dates. But… I have spent most of my morning agonising over a comma! Yes, 75k words, ten […]

In The Spotlight & Other Stories

Brand new, just released. ‘In The Spotlight & Other Stories’ I have spent all of the Christmas and New Year holidays editing and sweating over it, luckily my husband is a good cook otherwise we’d have starved. So I hope you enjoy the book, it’s made up of my favourite short stories. Some just coffee […]

The Charade – Part 4

I have continued the short story, I still have no idea where it’s going but I will add to it from time to time and hopefully we might have a bit of storytelling going on. If you would like to add to it or give the next part some direction, please feel free. I just […]

Read A Book Today.

Time to escape from social media for a while, we are all so connected all the time now that we never have a moment to ourselves. Regain yourself, that inner person who needs tending to, find a little time in your day and treat yourself. Winter is fast approaching and there’s nothing nicer than to curl […]

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