I’ve scoured the internet in search of information to understand how we, as writers, might better write out first chapters. Right from the get go. Although my first chapter has already been written I have every intention of making sure that I have included the points listed below when it comes to editing. There is… Continue reading Writing First Chapters
This summer I’m spending my time on getting through my reading list for university in September. There are lots of books on that list for my to get through but for now, I’m going to be focusing on just a few. The Unbearable Lightness of Being – Milan Kundera Robinson Crusoe – Daniel Defoe Brave New World… Continue reading My Summer Reading List
This weekend we decided to make use of the summer sun, spend some time outdoors and go to the pick your own farm down the road. It’s a fabulous place, loads of different fruit and vegetables to pick – the lady who runs the place gives you some plastic punnets to fill up with whatever… Continue reading Strawberry Picking
Hello lovely writers, Do you ever struggle to keep track of how many words you have in each section of your novel? To make sure that all of the chapters are of similar length? I do. My first novel is one of rather long chapters – all of my chapters have between 5000 – 6000… Continue reading Word Count Tracking Chart
(Pip, Sooty and Susie) For the past few weeks, we’ve had three little baby cats in our lounge and it’s been so exciting. A few years ago a mummy cat and her baby turned up at our horse yard around Christmas time and my mum started feeding them. They were partially wild but eventually we… Continue reading Kitten Fostering
Now that we’re nearing summer weather (we’ve had the occasional hot day but hopefully there will be more to come) I thought it was time to write a post about gardening. I first started gardening when I was pregnant, as I thought that by getting my son to garden with me, he would be more… Continue reading The Relaxation of Gardening
Although I myself, have had a Pinterest account for many years, I have only just now moved all of this blog’s posts onto the site for my followers to find. If you are an avid Pinterest-er like myself then I hope you will find these links helpful. Feel free to follow the boards that interest… Continue reading We are now on Pinterest!