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Alphabet Blogging Challenge Day 15

It’s day 15 of my September blogging challenge The letter is O and the subject is OPENINGS I was worried that might seem a bit obvious, but I did have one lovely person who regularly reads my posts who thought the subject might be Ovaltine! No, I don’t understand the... read more

Alphabet Blogging Challenge Day 12

It’s day 12 of my alphabet blogging challenge The letter is L and the topic is LOVE When people ask me what my novel ‘Unravelling’ is about, I want to say love, but I can see the impending yawn (especially from men) if I do, and the neat pigeonholing of... read more

Alphabet Challenge Day 9

Day nine of my alphabet blogging challenge The letter is I and the topic in INDIE (publishers) Indie publishers is another term for self-publishers, those people brave, mad or misguided enough to publish their own books. And there are plenty in each of those categories! More and more writers are... read more

Alphabet Challenge Day 8

Day 8 of my alphabet blogging challenge The letter is H and the word is HOOK In case you’re worrying that my blog has strayed from reading and writing to something more pugilistic, I’m not talking about a right hook but a narrative hook! In today’s crowded, frenetic world, it’s... read more

Alphabet Challenge – Day Two

  The second day of my A-Z blogging challenge. The letter is B and the subject – what else? BOOKS I didn’t have to think too hard about this one! Reading has been an essential part of my life since I was a small child. My earliest memories of reading... read more

Day One Blogging Challenge

September 1st and the first day of my blogging challenge. As I wrote in my previous post, I’ve set myself the challenge of writing a post every day in September (excluding four Sundays) using the letters of the alphabet as a stimulus. I intend the posts to be associated with... read more