Monthly Archives: September 2011

Announcing my cover….

In case you haven’t seen it, this is the early proof version of my cover. It’s likely to be changed a bit, but, more or less…here it is! I’ve dreamed of seeing my name on a book cover for years, … Continue reading

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How NOT to get published: hassle

I follow quite a few agents on the vast eternal cocktail-party that is Twitter (I suspect they are eating all the canapés). At first this was in the hope of soaking up some wisdom and helping myself to bag one. … Continue reading

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The loneliness of the long-distance writer

Last week I tried something different – I went away on my own to try to fix the plot issues with my second book. The thought appealed – throwing myself into my work, focussing on the inner life, getting away … Continue reading

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An Education

I’m no intellectual. This much became clear to me when, plunging into the writing world, I decided I’d give up my subscriptions to Glamour and Cosmopolitan, and take out one to the London Review of Books instead. I was always … Continue reading

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