Writer, reader, creative writing tutor
Welcome to my website. Here you’ll find out about the books I write for young adult and middle grade readers, plus information about creative writing workshops and visits. Thanks for dropping by.
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I admit it, I feel a bit bereft this year. I'm writing this in Edinburgh as the most weird of Augusts ends. No festivals! And in particular, no book festival. Edinburgh International Book Festival did host some amazing events online, which were hugely enjoyable, but...
Once a month I send out a newsletter - you're probably being asked to sign up to it right now! Subscribing lets you win freebies. But if you're allergic to email newsletters, no matter, here are some extracts from my August Newsletter. Are you're missing the company...
You've been writing something for a while; you think it's ok but you're not sure. How do you find out? Here are the do's and don't's of getting feedback. Ok first off DON'T send it to an industry professional. Publisher, agent - whoever - you're only going to get one...