Month: February 2019

Sky TV…It’s not me, It’s You.

It was the summer of 1992 and the sun was shining in through the pale floral curtains lighting up the little bedroom in a family home sitting in Worle, Weston-Super-Mare. A little girl, with scraggly strawberry-blonde hair, all swept up in a mass of tangles and wispy fuzz, rolled...

How Jealousy Kick-started my Writing Career

I thought jealousy was a forbidden emotion. One of the 10 commandments is “Thou shalt not covet.” And as a small child in Sunday school, I was taught that the word “covet” basically meant being jealous. However, as a thirty year old, I have come to realise that there...

Update: Life is Bittersweet.

I want to make something incredibly clear. When I am perceived to be doing well at something, whether it’s a new business venture, or publishing my own books… do not feel jealous. I do well in projects when I am struggling the most with my mental health. I don’t...

Love Me, Sweetie by Laura Burton

Do you remember my NaNoWriMo diary? I tried – and failed – to write every day about my experience writing a 50,000 word novel during the month of November. I can’t believe that here we are, less than three months later. I’ve published Love Me, Crazy Which has garnered...