Author Archives: Abi Burlingham

About Abi Burlingham

I write children's books and paint pictures inspired by nature, animals, trees etc, mostly in acrylics. I am a crisp addict.

17th December 2014

Diary of 2014 Yes, I’m feeling in a bit of a reflective mood. It’s that end of the year feeling where you look back at what’s been and assess it… was it a good year? Was it a bad one? … Continue reading

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24th November 2013

New Webby… New Blog! Hi all! This will be my final post on Mutterings and Musings as I am moving house! Oh yes! I have a new webby and a new blog site HERE. Hence, this site will be redundant … Continue reading

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12th November 2013

Authors for the Philippines Ooh, it’s been a wee while since I’ve bloggetty blogged and this is for a variety of reasons: 1) I needed a break. 2) The filing cabinet in my head overfloweth. 3) I will be launching … Continue reading

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26th July 2013

Mapping out my latest novel There’s always plenty of chat in the writerly world  about whether we should plot or plan, which works best, which we prefer, or whether we do a bit of both. One of the wonderful things about any … Continue reading

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3rd July 2013

Using Pinterest as a Writing Tool Until a couple of weeks ago Pinterest was Puninterest as far as I was concerned.  Feeling swamped by social media, I have avoided it, fervently sticking to Twitter (you can follow me here) or … Continue reading

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19th June 2013

Piccadilly, Puppies and a School Visit Tool Kit. Yesterday, I was in Burton on Trent at William Shrewsbury School doing school visitty stuff.  My publisher, Piccadilly Press, are now part of Templar Publishing and had put together a lovely promo … Continue reading

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29th May 2013

A Writing Routine A writing routine – three little words… it sounds so easy, doesn’t it?  And sometimes it is – for a while it can be.   But there’s the rub.  A writing routine is not always easy to stick … Continue reading

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