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Plotting, Planning, Scheming, Dreaming…

I had a lot of lovely messages about the post I published yesterday, called Looking Back while Moving Forward. If you were one of those who got in touch, thank…

Brand New – Media Page

I am happy to say that I now have a media page on my website. I created it last week and will continue to update it, but so far I’m…

Looking Back and Moving Forward

Diaries are funny things, aren’t they? Although I’ve written notes in many journals over the years, I’ve only kept four year-long diaries: 1987, 2000, 2001 and 2002.  The first was…

Time’s Up – Saying No to Harassment and Discrimination

The Time’s Up and Me Too campaigns have been bigger than anyone could imagine, and the women standing together in solidarity during last night’s Golden Globes, was a sight to…

It’s 2018! Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to you all! I hope you had a wonderful holiday season, just as we did here. Unfortunately, as always, Christmas went far too quickly, and now my…

Creepy Crow…

The creepy crow that appears on the cover of ‘The Battered Body Beneath the Flagstones and Other Victorian Scandals’, will also make an appearance at the beginning of each chapter.…

Hollywood Scandal From the Archives… Patricia Douglas

While we all learn about the current harassment in Hollywood (and beyond), I think it is important to remember those women who fought their own battles back in the so-called…

Harassment in Hollywood?

The news coming out of Hollywood recently regarding harassment from several producers and an actor, has rocked the entire world. However, it most certainly isn’t new. Harassment of actresses (and…

The Essential Marilyn Monroe by Joshua Greene

What can I say about The Essential Marilyn Monroe by Joshua Greene? Well quite a lot actually! First of all, run – don’t walk – to your nearest store and…

The Girl on Amazon

I’m happy to tell you that ‘The Girl’ is now available to order as a hardback on Amazon UK. Just follow click here and you’ll be taken straight to the…