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Agostino! And some news…

Last week I told you the story of my Great, Great Uncle Agostino, who features in my Victorian Scandals book. As you know, I didn’t have a photo at the…

Victorian Scandals – A story from my own family!

Ever since I was little, I’ve been fascinated by family history. I used to stay over at my gran’s house on a Saturday night sometimes, and before bed I would…

Victorian Scandals – Olga Nethersole

As we tip toe closer and closer to the publication of ‘The Battered Body Beneath the Flagstones and other Victorian Scandals’, I thought I’d share a few articles about the…

Things that make me go… Hmmmm!

Writing and Critiquing Groups Does anyone here belong to a writing group? Maybe you pop along to  your local community centre on the first Wednesday of every month, or perhaps…

Reliving Marilyn – An Interview

I recently had the pleasure of viewing a new film entitled Reliving Marilyn, which tells the story of Marilyn’s friendship with her make-up artist, Allan ‘Whitey’ Snyder. Having watched every…

An Agent Story!

I am absolutely thrilled and ecstatic to announce that I have just signed with my dream literary agent!! From now on, I will be represented by Piers Blofeld from Sheil…

Victorian Scandals Has Arrived!

First of all, I’m so sorry that I didn’t share this with you sooner. This week has been a little bit bonkers, I must say! HOWEVER, here I am at…

Happy International Women’s Day!

Today is International Women’s Day! I’m incredibly happy and proud to be a woman and if you have followed my career, you’ll know that women truly dominate my work! In…

Some News!

I’m so sorry I haven’t blogged in a week or so. Last week was crazy with the Beast From The East battering us with snow, snow, and oh look –…

Why Ray of Light will always be my ray of light

On 22 February 1998 – exactly twenty years ago – I was driving to my day job and happily looking forward to the release of Madonna’s new album. It was…