Book title announcement!

Writing a book is a journey, one that I did not know would be so challenging and rewarding at the same time. When I entered this new arena, I had no idea of what I was in for and the many facets involved in writing a book. Not only is there the writing part, but […]

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A Mothers Morning

A Writers Life My morning started at the first hint of daylight, when my number two son wanted to go for his early morning surf before his last day of Primary School FOREVER! Normally the earlies are taken care of by my husband and surf coach, but today he had an early start at […]

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Writing from the past!

It has been vital in my book development that my parents kept all newspaper articles and media reports. We have over 8 articles relating to my sister’s abduction back in 1971, mainly front cover articles. Since beginning to write my novel, I have used these papers as a reference and a guide. It has given […]

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Book Cover Design

This whole book writing has been a major process. Never, when I first sat and began writing, did I think the process would be so challenging, time consuming, but at the same time empowering. I knew it would be hard and that I would have to work hard, as I am not a naturally gifted […]

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30 day challenge

So I am setting myself a 30 day challenge!!! ahhh! I will write and read every single day for 30 days. Why? because it needs to become part of my daily, busy life! If I am to become a better writer, I need to write more, I need to read more. Plucking a few minutes […]

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Milestone complete!

Life has been extremely busy over the past few weeks, hence my lack of blogging! My time has been spent frolicking at the beach, well not really more chauffeuring and spectating while our two youngest boys competed in surfing competitions. From one five day competition to another and another three day competition this weekend.  I […]

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