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Okay, I’ll admit I’m not knowledgeable about the process editors and agents go through in choosing what books they decide are winners and losers. But a slightly seasoned writer should understand that we don’t have the expertise to know what we don’t know! 221 more words



So I have some incredible news. I made it into Nightmare On Query Street. I know, I know, it’s very excited. For a while I was on the edge of my seat. 1,748 more words

Crime Fiction

10 Important Queries To Ask When You Really Feel Stuck

Do you really feel stuck, frustrated or like issues are not moving forward the way you want them to? You happen to be not alone make peace with the reality that what you’;re trying to accomplish may well take longer than usual. 19 more words

Women Ideas


It seems like that time of year again: querying agents. Here are some resources I have used to draft queries. When you get published, you can thank me in the acknowledgements. 135 more words

Getting Published

Ink Marks the Spot!

Not many people know this about me, but I want sleeves. Not frilly shirt sleeves, but smooth, brightly colored badass sleeves of ink. To me, tattoos are an amazing form of artistic expression, but before taking the plunge, it’s obviously important to do the right amount of research. 499 more words


Alphabet Soups

‘Alphabet Soups’ have been on my mind a lot since Thursday night. Anyone who’s followed this blog probably realises that I usually use LGBT+. Although, one acronym has come to mind: LGBTQQIAPA. 50 more words


Turning the Tables...

Over recent weeks I have written posts that I think you as small business and rental owners would want or need to know.

This week I am turning the tables. 82 more words