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Happy St George’s Day

We had a very un-St George’s day meal.  My hubby had meatballs in apricot jam that a friend of ours introduced him to (Thank you , Liz), garlic bread, pizza and salad.  But we shall make up for it on Sunday … Continue reading

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Toys not to buy

In my last blog I told of  how I type with the same few fingers,  Well, today I have RSI of the middle finger, right hand.  Actually it is just the very tip.  Whenever I press a key with that finger it … Continue reading

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Polished and ready to run

I’ve finished polishing it!!!   My first book, Golden Obsession, is ready to run.  Now, comes the laborious bit – finding an agent!  Of course, the manuscript still needs an editor/critque to run their eye over it.  I can’t wait to … Continue reading

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Euphoria

When someone, who is a lover of the genre you’re writing in, tells you they loved your book, then it starts off the day in a blaze of glory.  I feel about 10 feet tall (for a 5′ person that’s … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

Chocolates scattered all over the garden – looks pretty and I’m so glad that it didn’t rain! Still polishing the book and having fun doing it.  It is a very bizarre situation to be in – I know the story, … Continue reading

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Fingernail bitingly worrying

My husband got the children good this morning.  He woke them up and told them it was a snow day and there was no school!  Of course, it was only after they were all lovely and excited, eager to go … Continue reading

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Procrastinating

Today I shall definitely start proofing my book.  remove spelling adn (!)grammar errors, checking continuity, and generally trying desperately hard not to get lost in the plot…. Today I asked some students, from all the books they’d read, which character … Continue reading

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