Want to read an exclusive extract of my new book? Then you’ve come to the right place. Or rather the wrong place. You need to be over with This Chick Reads today, where you can read Chapter 14 of Love and Other Man-Made Disasters. It’s… Read More
One of the questions writers get asked most often is ‘Where do you think of your ideas?’ I can be very precise about this in the case of Love and Other Man-Made Disasters. I thought of the idea when I was on the 46 bus near… Read More
Today is publication day! My first ever YA book is out now and you can order it from your local bookshop, or buy it in paperback or Kindle HERE. I had planned a much longer post talking about the book, what it’s about and what… Read More
Isn’t it beautiful??? It’s out in June. *bites nails* I hope people like it!
One thing I love about romantic comedies (one of the many things) is how creatively they use locations. Because rom-coms are so dialogue-heavy, they would get very boring if they stayed in the same place. Instead, you get scenes where characters are talking, but they’re… Read More
So, after my frozen phase of last week, wheels are starting to turn. The good news is: I’m starting to be able to write the book. The bad news is, lots of things are still eluding me including one of the main characters – one of… Read More
In my last post I wrote about the horror of the Blank Page. Today, in honour of NaNoWriMo, I’m sharing a few things I’ve found useful in overcoming it: Set yourself up to work. In other words ‘go through the motions’ – literally – even if… Read More