Your Book

She had been drawn to this library. She wasn’t a reader or a writer but there was a draw. It was like a string was wrapped around her heart. There was a winch on this spot where she stood now and it had pulled her all the way here. Out of her house, into her car, through traffic to this moment. Continue reading


NaNoWriMo – The End But The Beginning

20171028_083000.jpgI headed into my final week knowing that even though it felt like an insurmountable challenge, this was still possible. I’d have to find the time, energy and creativity to write 2000 words a day. As you can see from my last post, I wasn’t full of positivity but something, somewhere along the way clicked. Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Week Three: I Think I Hate You

20171028_083000.jpgAfter my little bit of globetrotting last week, it doesn’t surprise me that this week has been what I would term an unmitigated failure. Putting it mildly. Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Week Two: Writing From The Beach



I was not prepared to take my current writing burst on the road but my lovely husband decided to surprise me with a holiday. I know, crazy right!

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NaNoWriMo Week One


I’m possibly being a little previous writing this on day 6 but I’ll be busy on the last day of my first week trying to keep ahead of my word count. Which 6 days in is…drum roll please! Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2017


If you follow a writing blog or two, you will probably see that a lot of writers around the world are gearing up for the National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) which takes place every November. I first heard of it a good few years ago but wasn’t consistently writing at the time so it didn’t seem feasible or reasonable to participate.

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Why Can’t I Forget Your Number?


It’s been so long since I even had to call you. I have no idea why after all this time I still remember your number. I suppose the reason it is ingrained in my head is because it’s from a time when you had to remember numbers. Continue reading