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Writing Clementine - With Kate Gordon

I just finished Writing Clementine by Kate Gordon, and it has been a while since I’ve read such a beautiful and uplifting book.

In a world where so many things seem to be beyond our control, Clementine is a character who embraces life with bravery and an optimism and imagination that can see her through most situations. 1,032 more words

Writing Tips

Mailbox Monday 21/7/14

I had quite a lazy week, as I had a couple of days off. It was very luxurious to be able to read into the depths of the night and sleep in the next morning! 396 more words

Mailbox Monday

Cherry Bomb by Jenny Valentish

In brief: Nina is one half of super punk rock (not pop) duo The Dolls. This is their story of the rise to fame and the trouble that starts once you get there. 821 more words

Book Review

Waiting On Wednesday (11): Cooper Bartholomew Is Dead.

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine. It’s a way to share the upcoming releases that we’re excited about. 182 more words

Waiting On Wednesday

In the studio

So this is where i work, my studio is at home, in the (sort of) garden. When i have a book to work on I sneak out at 5am with coffee, with quiet, with joy. 51 more words

The Word Ghost by Christine Paice

In brief: It’s 1973 England and Rebecca is madly in love with Dave. But a move to a tiny village changes not just their romance, but also brings out a number of ghosts. 595 more words

Book Review