Tag Archives: Buttercup Magic: A Mystery for Megan

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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27th February 2013

WORLD BOOK DAY! Oh yes, it’s that time of year again, and I LOVE IT!  World Book Day this year is on 7th March.  There are games, resources and a book review competition on their official website (see link above) and … Continue reading

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2nd December 2012

SCBWI Dooby Dooooooooo I’ve done it! My first SCBWI conference. And I survived… yay, of course I did.  For those who don’t know, SCBWI is the Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, referred to as ‘Scooby’ and run by … Continue reading

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12th October

The Beastly Beast that is… the synopsis! Yes, I am currently at that point.  The novel is finished.  Oh yes!!!  So, what do I do with it now? Obviously, I had to write the synopsis.  I didn’t especially want to, … Continue reading

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24th August 2012

Using locations for inspiration ~ a trip down memory lane A year or so ago, I started work on my second novel.  Those of you who have read previous blog posts of mine will know that my first novel sits, alone … Continue reading

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