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Senior moments

I’m in!  I could not for the life of me find a way to get back in touch with you all, for very dull technical reasons, but I think I’ve just cracked it – hoorah!   306 more words

A good Night's sleep

While I was talking to my friend the other day she told me that she has disturbed nights because of the hot sweats, one moment boiling hot, discards duvet then gets freezing cold, so it goes on through the night. 195 more words

Mamas and menopause


I know, right? We spend most of our lives trying not to have babies, we finally get around to having them around 40, and then – like we need to be kicked when we’re down – bam!  1,205 more words

The Struggle Is Real

Anatomy of a Book Cover


Over the years, I’ve been involved in the design of several of my book covers. I’ve also stepped back and let knowledgeable publishers do their work. 857 more words

Bold Strokes Books

Midnight Riders

One thing is certainly true about us PTSD folks–we are Midnight Riders. None of us sleep. At least, not much. I help mod an online support group for 6000 women with PTSD, and one thing we universally suffer from is sleep problems. 600 more words

Mental Illness

Anatomy of a Subtitle


Naming a book is quickly comparable to naming a baby: yes this paper creature will have a life of its own, and only… 763 more words

Bold Strokes Books

The Insult by Rupert Thomson

Blame David Bowie for this one. The Insult by Rupert Thomson was part of the Thin White Duke’s ‘Top 100 must-read books’ list, published to coincide with the V&A’s  346 more words

Carving Babies