My week away in the Shropshire Hills, surrounded by writers. What a fantastic time it was!  

In July I set myself the challenge to write 50k words in one month. And I did it!

But it was hard.

A gothic mystery set in a Cotswold manor. What's not to love?

On Saturday 30th June 2018 it was the National Writers’ Conference at Birmingham. After negotiating the trains I had to take, I walked into the University of Birmingham’s Bramall Music Building under hot, sunny skies.

The Cottingley Secret ... Do you believe in fairies? 

A Victorian house, 26 acres of grounds, and a perfect place for a congregation of writers. 

A review of Laura Purcell's, The Silent Companions, a Victorian ghost story.

2017 has been so busy. Here's what I got up to...

Review of the gothic, historical, mystery novel, Black Rabbit Hall, by Eve Chase. 

What I learnt from Stephen King's book, On Writing