Author Shelley Wilson, Harry Potter Pencil
Authors, Fun Stuff, The Writing Process, Writing Tools

5 Things On My Writing Desk #WritersLife

My favourite kind of blog post is when an author allows us to see behind the scenes. They give us a small insight into their world with snippets of their working day, the view from their window, or what they have on their shelves. After all, it’s human nature to be inquisitive (nosy!). I was… Continue reading 5 Things On My Writing Desk #WritersLife

Blogging, Non Fiction, Reading

Falling in love with Pompeii #History #Travel

Wow, what a summer! I’m one of those people who can enjoy every moment of my summer holiday, but then be as equally excited about the start of a new academic year – something to do with all that gorgeous stationery in the shops! Before I launch into this blog post, I would like to… Continue reading Falling in love with Pompeii #History #Travel

Fun Stuff, Monday Muse, The Writing Process, Urban Fantasy, Vampires, Writing, Writing Tools, Young Adult

Inspired by a Fictional Character

Inspirational people surround us at every turn.  To celebrate some of the incredible women who continue to motivate me on my writing journey I have decided to post a Monday Muse - a look at the women/characters who are my artistic inspiration. Last time I honoured author, Sue Townsend. You can read that post HERE. … Continue reading Inspired by a Fictional Character

Authors, Books, Children's Fiction, Fun Stuff, Monday Muse, Writing, Writing Tools

Monday Muse – A Childhood Favourite #EnidBlyton #MondayBlogs

Inspirational people surround us at every turn.  To celebrate some of the incredible women who continue to motivate me on my writing journey I have decided to post a Monday Muse - a weekly look at the women who are my artistic inspiration. For today’s Monday Muse I return to my childhood and honour Enid… Continue reading Monday Muse – A Childhood Favourite #EnidBlyton #MondayBlogs

Authors, Biographies, Books, Fiction, Monday Muse, The Writing Process, Writing

Monday Muse – A Tribute to Harper Lee #MondayBlogs

Inspirational people surround us at every turn.  It might be your mother, sister, friend or colleague, or it might be someone you follow on a social media platform, an actress, or an author.  To celebrate some of the incredible women who continue to motivate me, I have decided to post a Monday Muse - a… Continue reading Monday Muse – A Tribute to Harper Lee #MondayBlogs

Indie Author, Pinterest, Self Publishing, The Writing Process, Writing

Using Pinterest as a Writer

As a kid, the walls of my bedroom were covered in posters. I had favourite bands and artists, and also the actors from TV shows I followed, they were spread across every square inch of space. Posters were one of the simple pleasures in life, one that I miss now I’m a grown up. Fortunately,… Continue reading Using Pinterest as a Writer