Tips for proof reading

Generally on this blog I steer clear of giving tips, mainly because, since I’m still to realise my ambition of becoming a professional writer, I don’t consider myself qualified for offering advice quite yet. However, as I’ve spent the last five years or so proof reading as part of my day job, this is one area I…

If you’re a winner – time to claim your prize!

If you recently entered the competition to win an audio book of Hannah Kimble by Patricia Pitt, please check the original post to see if you’re a winner! If you are, you have until the 31st July 2016 to notify me of your email address (just reply to the post) to claim your code. Any…

To self-publish or not to self-publish…

So, the moment of truth is nigh.  This weekend is the annual RNA (Romantic Novelists’ Association) conference at Lancaster University.  This is the first ever time I’ll have been – RNA virgins we’re called apparently – and I’ve come to realise it’s a BIIIIIIIG deal in the romance writers’ calendar; the biggest in fact. Emails…