Apologies to readers; I promise I have not forgotten you.


Writing should not be a chore we have to force yourself to do no matter what. If it is, then you are doing it wrong.

Updated Terms and Conditions of Service


I have slightly changed my Terms and conditions of service. These can be found on my website, but I have included the here for your reference.

Hope everyone is enjoying their mid-winter break


A suggestion from a fellow editor made me give editing and proofreading a go and I am glad I took him up on his advice. I love it and have since set myself up as a freelancer. This means I have the freedom to set my own hours. It has also taught me that I not only need to learn when to stop working and think about something else for a while but actually do it.

My first promotional video!


I am really out of practice with the software, so bare with me. They will get better. I have not yet bucked up the courage to actually appear in a video, but give me time and I am sure it will happen.

I am now on Fiverr


I have one active Gig for proofreading, and another for Beta-reading which is pending approval and should be up in a couple of days.

Courses (Part 2)


Harry DeWulf Has very generously given me a voucher to take his Read Worthy Fiction Course (and inadvertently enabled my addiction to self-study).

Courses…


I love these online distance learning courses. I spent five years with the Open University, taking one module at a time, to get my degree and while some units were more interesting to me than others, I thoroughly enjoyed it. Any chance for more study is welcome. Yes, I am one of those...