What’s wrong with being diverse? Nothing! I have come to notice just how eclectic my tastes in things like music, reading and cinema are. And it’s reflected in my writing where I’ve dabbled in romance, historical, comedy, horror and everything in … Continue reading
I’m just a little excited that on Monday night, after 30 years of waiting, I am finally going to see Duran Duran in concert. Whilst the days of believing I was going to marry John Taylor are long behind me, … Continue reading
I attended a beautiful wedding over the weekend: my gorgeous neice Gillian married her handsome young man, Steve, in a lush garden setting. There were some wonderful touches – guests were given bubble mixture to blow at the end of the ceremony, Gill … Continue reading
I’m delighted to have won the January 2012 Global Short Story competition with a story I wrote a while ago (and have revised, revised, revised). It’s certainly a great thrill to have won a competition that truly does bring together writers of all nationalities. For those of you who haven’t visited the site, it’s well worth a visit. You can read previous winners, catch up on John Dean’s great blog and mingle with other writers on the forums.