Natasha Lester is one of the most generous authors in Australia. Her blog is inspiring and informative. It is this generosity, and a love of her travel updates on Facebook as she researches her novels, that inspired me to pick up Her Mother's Secret - as much as the beautiful cover and intriguing blurb! I… Continue reading Natasha Lester: Her Mother’s Secret and A Kiss From Mr Fitzgerald
I'm in! Can't believe I'm signing up for this again. It would be amazing if I could beat what I managed to get out last year: 12,670. That novel has since grown to a 49,708 word beast that is no where near finished the zero-th draft and needs a lot of chopping. But I can't… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017
If you're a Pride and Prejudice fan (guilty! Though Persuasion is my favourite Austen) then you'll likely be familiar with this question. Which makes for a better Pemberley? Luckily you don't have to answer it because you can visit both in person like my husband and I did. Or watch either as Pemberley. In the… Continue reading Chatsworth house or Lyme park?
If we were having coffee this weekend, it would be at Burgate Coffee house in Canterbury. I ordered a single shot flat white with almond milk, which made you laugh. I can't handle more than a single shot of coffee ... about once a week. I'm way to sensitive to the caffeine. As for the… Continue reading Weekend coffee share
Happy half way mark! Feels good! 🙂 Red skin stretched taut over crisp cream Two hearts embedded with black eyes gleam. Cored and halved to share each heart is now laid bare. In the shade of the apple tree once sat my love and me. I have always loved old folk tales of men and… Continue reading #NaPoWriMo day 15