Monthly Archives: May 2018

Podcast Post #5 ~ Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips ~ @GrammarGirl #amwriting #selfpublishing

Image courtesy of Castbox Grammar Girl is an excellent podcast for me to listen to because it is usually around 15 minutes long, so is easy to fit in each week. But you do need to concentrate. That 15 minutes … Continue reading

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#WordlessWednesday ~ Things I Like ~ Chocolate! In all it’s forms

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#TuesdayBookBlog #bookreview for Thirteen, an #anthology of #prose and #poetry by the students of the creative writing course at #Nottingham College @PhilPid1 @GreenWizard62

The Lost Cause by Sanja Moore This was a terrific story to start off the anthology with. The narrator is an unpleasant character who makes no secret of how much he dislikes his partner. She inveigled herself into his life, … Continue reading

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Accountability Post #5 ~ To Reach that Goal ~ #amwriting #selfpublishing

I’ve never actually been diagnosed with OCD, but I definitely have some of the traits. As I look round my desk now I find comfort in the things I have lined up in the way I want them, though they … Continue reading

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Nils Lofgren ~ 50 Years – Up The Road ~ @nilslofgren @azsweetheart013 @greg_varlotta @CambridgeCornEx

I have just had a brilliant evening! My BH and I bought tickets months ago to see Nils Lofgren on the UK leg of his tour which is celebrating 50 years of touring professionally – 50 years! Amazing… I am … Continue reading

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Podcast Post #4 ~ Kobo Writing Life Podcast ~ @KoboWritingLife #amwriting #selfpublishing #Kobo #KWL

This is a new to me podcast. Kobo Writing Life is all about the craft and business of writing. I’ve listened to a few episodes of the podcast now and they have all been interviews. I haven’t checked out the … Continue reading

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#WordlessWednesday ~ Things I Like ~ Afternoon Tea

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#bookreview for The Murderer’s Daughter by Jonathan Kellerman #psychological #thriller #TuesdayBookBlog

A few months ago I started frequenting the mobile library that comes to our village. It only comes once a month but like many things it is under threat. While I’d used it for many years when my children were … Continue reading

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Accountability Post #4 ~ To Reach that Goal ~ #amwriting #selfpublishing

There is a post it note pinned to my notice board in my office and on it there is a quote which reads: ‘Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm’ Winston Churchill I don’t feel … Continue reading

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Podcast post #3 ~ Mark Dawson’s Self-Publishing Formula Podcast with Mark Dawson and James Blatch @SelfPubForm ~ #amwriting #selfpublishing

Image courtesy of Stitcher Your Weekly Dose of Inspiration and Education Mark Dawson is an award-nominated, multiple USA Today bestseller, with more than 20 books and over 2 million copies downloaded worldwide in multiple languages. James Blatch isn’t – but … Continue reading

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