Mottisfont Abbey

I love the National Trust’s gardens at Mottisfont Abbey in Hampshire and have visited numerous times. I don’t just smell the fabulous roses and eat cakes in the tearooms though

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In The Garden Air

In The Garden Air is my fourth collection of flower, plant and garden related stories. This one and Up The Garden Path, Through The Garden Gate and Over The Garden Fence each contain 24 stories.

As you may have guessed, I’m a very keen gardener. My grandparents all were too and

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Shadow Dancer

My story Shadow Dancer is in the current issue of South African magazine, YOU and a taster is available here. Isn’t the illustration delightful? I love it and it fits the story perfectly.

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I’m over at Suzy’s

My friend Suzy Jones invited me over to her blog for a ” Catch Up with Patsy “. She baked a cake too – so that’s where I am today!

With Love And Kisses

I’ve just released another themed collection of short stories. With Love And Kisses, as the title suggests, contains romantic stories.

Isabelle was dared to go in search of love, Julia attempts to win it, and Beverly searches in the small print. Anne puts on a lavish dress, Angie dons a nice new waterproof jacket and Tracie removes her clothes. All of them want the same thing – to love and be loved. Others use more extreme methods in their quest for romance; marriage brokers and weird dogs, historic ships, even stolen magic dust.

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