How To Survive Writing The Unreliable Narrator #MondayBlogs #AmWriting #Writers

Not all fictional narrators are trustworthy. Some have other plans about how a story should be told. These untrustworthy fictional souls use manipulations, omissions and mischief to try and misdirect their reader. Last year I wrote a draft with an unreliable narrator and I had so much literary fun. However, I came to realise that working […]

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How To Handle Recycled Characters #AmWriting #Writing

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You’re busy writing your draft romance novel. Things were going well…until you started getting a nagging thought; there is something very familiar about your new fictional character. You can’t put your finger on it. Why does it feel like you have met them before in another life? The hairs on your neck stand upright and […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary Entry: The Bad Decision #ASMSG #ChickLit

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Welcome to the Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother, of three spirited children, is looking for love. She wants to find someone who will accept her chaotic life and crazy ways. Lady luck […]

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Why My #WritersLife Feels Like Stranger Things #AmWriting #StrangerThings

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If you haven’t watched the Netflix series Stranger Things, seasons 1 and 2, I strongly urge you to clear your social calendar, stockpile food, close the curtains, wrap yourself in a warm blanket, clutch a large cushion (to hide behind during scary bits) and binge watch it all. For those who haven’t experienced it, Stranger […]

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#Review The Lonely Life of Biddy Weir #BookReview @Lesley_Allen_

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That moment where you finish reading a fabulous book and all you want to do is write / shout / tweet about it… I knew I had to write a review on this book after the first couple of pages. Halfway through I sent the author an emotional tweet and by the end of it I […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary Entry: Surprise Heroine #ASMSG #RomCom #Chicklit

#romance #RomCom #Comedy

Welcome to the New Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother of three children, is looking for love and wants to find someone who will accept her crazy life. She is madly in love […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary: The Morning After #ASMSG #RomCom #Romance

#romance #RomCom #Comedy

Welcome to the New Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother of three children, is looking for love and someone who will accept her crazy ways.  At the start of this series Roxy entered […]

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